Honorable Lois Benson
Escambia county | 6/27/2013 - 12/31/2014
Appointed by: Senate President Gaetz
Mrs. Benson is a graduate of Emory University in the field of English. She is a former councilwoman for the City of Pensacola, as well as a former state representative from 1992-1994.
She currently serves as chair of the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority, chair of Pensacola Opera, and immediate past chair of Foofoofest. She is a member of Five Flags Rotary.
Mrs. Benson is very involved in her local community, serving on the boards of The Zoo of Northwest Florida and the Northwest Florida Historic Preservation Board.