State Representative House District 47

About Linda

LindaStewartLegislative Service:

Elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 2012 – 2014 for District 47

Committees and Subcommittees: Regulatory Affairs Committee, Select Committee on Claims Bills, State Affairs Committee, Agriculture & Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee and Transportation & Highway Safety Subcommittee

Other Public Service:

Elected as Orange County Commissioner – District 4, 2002, re-elected in 2006, totaling eight years of service

  • Member, Metroplan Orlando, 2002-2010
  • City of Orlando Parks Board
  • Countywatch, former Chairwoman
  • Library Governance Board
  • Orange County Canvassing Board
  • Orange County Parks and Recreation Board, Chair
  • Value Adjustment Board
  • Central Receiving Center Executive Board


  • Member of the Harvey Milk Foundation Advisory Board, 2011
  • East Central Florida Regional Planning Council, past Board of Directors
  • Phase II Housing Component for Mentally Ill, past Vice Chairman
  • Metroplan Orlando, Chairwoman, 2007, past member, 2002-2010
  • St. Johns River Restoration Group, 2004-2008
  • Phase II Central Receiving Center, Vice Chair, 2006
  • Orange County Vice Mayor, 2004


  • Member, Saint Johns River Restoration Group, 2004-2008
  • Member Rainbow Democrats
  • Chairwoman, Metroplan Orlando, 2007
  • Vice Chair, Phase II Central Receiving Center, 2006
  • Volunteer, Canned Food Drives
  • Volunteer, Children’s Shoes Drives
  • Participant, Christmas Tree GiveawaysLindaStewart
  • Volunteer, Haitian Tent and Clothing Drive
  • Member, Homeless Awareness Groups
  • Founding Member, Mothers Against Racing in the Streets (MARS)
  • Former Member, Board of Directors, East Central Florida Regional Planning Council
  • Former Vice Chairman, Phase II Housing Component for Mentally Ill


  • Sierra Club, Commissioner Leadership Award (FLERA), 2011
  • Equality Florida, Voice of Equality Award, 2010
  • Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), Recognition of Outstanding Achievement for Historic Preservation, 2006
  • Women’s Executive Council, Downtown Woman of the Year, 2004