DEMOCRATIC PARTY LEADERSHIP

DNC (DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE)

The DNC is the official governing body of the Democratic Party. It coordinates the party’s overall strategy to support Democratic candidates in local, state, and national elections, helps devise the party platform, and organizes the Democratic National Convention once every four years.

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Alan Clendenin

Grace Carrington

Marcus Dixon

Samantha Hope Herring

Thomas Kennedy

For complete list of Florida party leaders, see

https://www.floridadems.org/our-party/party-leadership/

Sanjay Patel

Terrie Rizzo

Vivian Rodriguez

Sean Shaw

Steve Simeonidis

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 DNC officers

Jaime Harrison
DNC Chair
Elected Jan 2021

DNC MEMBERS

There are 446 DNC Members who also help govern the party. Each state receives a certain amount of members based on the population. Florida has 11 DNC members that help govern the Democratic Party on the national level. In January 2021, the Florida Democratic State Committee elected these DNC members. All members serve a four-year term.

florida DNC MEMBERS

Each county in Florida has a Democratic Executive Committee (DEC) that governs the local party.  The state of Florida also has Democratic Executive Committee that governs the state. The Democratic National Committee (DNC) governs the entire Democratic Party. 
fdp (floridA DEMOCRATIC party)

The FDP is the official governing body for the Florida Democratic Party. It coordinates the party’s overall strategy to support Democratic candidates in local, state, and national elections. The FDP writes their own bylaws and creates the rules for the Florida Democratic Party elections.

       fdp officers

state committee MEMBERS

martin county dec
(democratic executive committee)

The Martin County DEC is the official governing body for the county's Democratic Party. It coordinates the party’s overall strategy to support Democratic candidates in local, state, and national elections. 

martin county dec officers

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Mary Higgins
DEC Chair
Elected Feb 2021
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Margaret Cox
DEC Vice Chair
Elected  Feb 2021
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Mary Higgins
State Committeewoman
Elected Dec 2020
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Debbie Kent
DEC Secretary
Elected Dec 2020
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Bill Smithson
DEC Treasurer
Elected  March 2021
David Dew
State Committeeman
Elected  Dec 2020

FDP CHAIR

Manny Diaz, Miami-Dade County

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Marcus Dixon, Miami-Dade County

FIRST VICE CHAIR

Judy Mount, Jackson County
SECRETARY

Casmore Shaw, Osceola County
TREASURER

Francine Garcia, Lake County

There are 137 Florida State Committee Members who also help govern the party. The State Committee Members vote on the Party's rules & bylaws, and they also elect the state chair and the state officers. The State Committee Members act as a liaison between the county party and the state party. The State Committee members are elected by their local DEC (Democratic Executive Committee) and they serve a four-year term.

Martin County's State Committee Members

Mary Higgins

David Dew

martin county dec - Precinct captains

The Precinct Captains support Democratic candidates and increase voter engagement, registration, and turnout.