Evelyn Lynn

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Evelyn J. Lynn
Evelyn J. Lynn.jpg
Florida State Senate District 7
Former member
In office
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2008
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Florida House of Representatives
Bachelor'sQueens College (1950)
Master'sStetson University (1969)
Date of birthFebruary 2, 1930
ProfessionConsultant/Former professor
Evelyn J. Lynn (b. February 2, 1930) is a former Republican member of the Florida State Senate, representing District 7 from 2002 to 2012. She served as City Commissioner of Ormond Beach from 1991 to 1994 and in the Florida House of Representatives from 1994 to 2002.


Lynn earned her B.A. from Queens College in 1950, her M.A. from Stetson University in 1969 and her Ed.D. from the University of Florida in 1979. Her professional experience includes working as a Personnel Director for Miller and Sons and Beth Israel Hospital from 1950 to 1962, Teacher and Assistant Superintendent for Volusia County Schools from 1962 to 1989, Adjunct/Visiting Professor at Nova University and Stetson University from 1979 to 1990 and consultant.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lynn was appointed to these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Lynn served on these committees:



On November 4, 2008, Lynn won re-election to the 7th District Seat in the Florida State Senate, defeating Richard Dembinsky (NPA). Lynn raised $352,140, while Dembinsky raised $1,564.

Florida State Senate, District 7 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Evelyn Lynn (R) 140,910 73.5%
Richard Dembinsky (NPA) 50,797 26.5%

Campaign donors

2010 (Off-cycle)

Lynn raised $0 in campaign contributions in 2010, a year in which she was not up for election.[1]


In 2008, Lynn collected $352,140 in campaign contributions.[2] The five largest contributors to her campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Florida Police Benevolent Association $3,500
Florida Hospital Association $2,500
Direct General Insurance Co. $2,500
Florida Association of Realtors $2,000
Hospital Corporation of America $2,000


Lynn is widowed and has two children.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Evelyn + Lynn + Florida + Senate

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

Evelyn Lynn News Feed

  • Loading...

See also

External links

Suggest a link


Political offices
Preceded by
Charlie Clary (R)
Florida Senate District 7
Succeeded by
Rob Bradley (R)