Editor's note: The following information is from the Adkins campaign.
Janet Adkins was elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 2008 and re-elected with no opposition in 2010, according to her campaign website.
Adkins is a 5th generation North Floridian, she was born and raised on the Westside of Jacksonville, Florida and now lives in Fernandina Beach with her husband Doug and their two children ( Emily and Douglas).
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Adkins graduated valedictorian from Trinity Christian Academy and received a scholarship that enabled her to attend FCCJ and then the University of North Florida.
She received her Bachelor of Science in Information Science and then at the age of 26 earned her Master of Business Administration from the University of North Florida.
Adkins believes in the power of education and the transforming influence a good education can have.
Adkins 's passion for education was a part of her professional career development while she worked for a leading information technology company, Information Systems of Florida. She rose through the ranks to become a Client Partner. She became involved in many leadership development programs which included the Covey Leadership Institute.
Adkins' campaign site says she is working to carry her mission as a fiscal conservative and passion for education to Tallahassee.
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