A dedicated public servant for over 33 years, retired police captain, and proud veteran, Robert has tirelessly fought for and served Floridians with pride and honor. Upon being elected as State Representative in 2016, he took his passion to serve to Tallahassee, where continues to fight for working families, students, better healthcare, and the environment. As a freshman legislator he has sponsored and co-sponsored a staggering 11 bills that have been signed into law, ranging from health care, to consumer protection, to public safety.
He currently sits on the following committees:
Health Quality Subcommittee
Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
Post-Secondary Education Subcommittee
Select Committee on Hurricane Response and Preparedness
Pre K-12 Innovation Subcommittee.
Chair of Puerto Rico/Caribbean Hurricane Relief & Transition Committee for Miami Dade Legislative Delegation.