|Member of the Florida House of Representatives|
from the 1st district
|Assumed office |
November 3, 2020
|Preceded by||Mike Hill|
|Born||July 5, 1977|
|Alma mater||Pensacola State College (AAS)|
University of West Florida (BSBA)
|Occupation||Small Business Owner|
|Branch/service||United States Army|
Michelle Salzman (born July 5, 1977) is a Republican member of the Florida House of Representatives representing the state's 1st District, which parts of Escambia County. She was elected to the seat in November 2020, after she defeated Democratic candidate Franscine Mathis in the general election. Prior to that she defeated incumbent Mike Hill in the Republican primary in August 2020.
Early life and career
Salzman was raised in Pensacola, Florida. She joined the Army "when she was 17 to escape an abusive home. Her father was an alcoholic and her mother had become addicted to opioids when she was in middle school." She served as part of the NATO forces in Bosnia. She got married in the Army, but separated after they had two children. She returned to Pensacola where she became a dancer at a gentleman's club to support her family, and eventually was able to buy a residence. She also went back to school to get her Associate of Applied Science degree from Pensacola State College
Salzman earned her and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of West Florida.
Volunteering and politics
Salzman was active in the Escambia County Countil of PTAs where she served as a volunteer and preisdent. She also worked as an education chair for Pensacola Mayor Grover Robinson's transition team.
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Salzman has two kids from her first husband. She married Phil Salzman.
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