Kristin Jacobs

Member Florida House of Reresentatives District 96 in Coconut Creek, Florida

SERVICE
National Ocean Council Governance Coordinating Committee appointed by the Obama Administration - Chair
South Florida Regional Transportation Authority - Chair
Climate Change Task Force – Chair
Water Resource Task Force - Vice Chair
Water Resource Advisory Committee, South Florida Water Management District
National Association of Counties, Energy and Renewables Subcommittee Chair
National Association of Counties, Green Government Advisory Board, Vice-Chair
Florida Association of Counties – Large Urban Caucus Co-Chair
Climate Communities
South Florida Regional Planning Council – Chair 2001
Broward League of Cities, Director
Resource Recovery Board
Broward League of Women Voters
Women In Distress, Board of Directors
Florida's Leadership for America's Children and Families, Honorary Director
Deerfield Beach Historical Society - Director
Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber - Uptown Business Council, Director

AWARDS

Florida Association of Counties Presidential Advocacy Award, 2009
ArtServe Government Leadership Award, 2009
James D. Webb Public Service Award, Everglades Coalition, 2007
Achievement Award, Community Coalition for a Living Wage, 2007
Champion of the Environment Award, Broward County Audubon Society, 2006
Women's Hall of Fame, Broward County Commission on the Status of Women, 2005
Women of Distinction, March of Dimes, 2005
Exceptional Women of 2005 Honoree, Planned Parenthood
Commissioner Leadership Award, Florida Local Environmental Resource Agencies, 2005
Humanitarian of the Year, Soref Jewish Community Center, 2003
Feminist of the Year, Broward Chapter National Organization for Women, 2003
Eco Awards -Al Gore Award, City Link Magazine, 2003
Eagle Award, Broward County Audubon Society, 2003
Heart Award, Elected Official of the Year - Children's' Consortium, 2002
Environmentalist of the Year, Broward Young Democrats, 2002
Environmental Professional of the Year, Southeast Florida Society of Energy Engineers, 2001
Best Governmental Official - Reader's Choice - City Link Magazine, 2001
Most Eco-friendly Government Official in Broward, City Link Magazine, 2000
Best Local Government Official in Broward County, New Times Magazine, 1999

email: kj@kristinjacobs.com