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Danny Burgess Jr. was born and raised in Zephyrhills. He is an East Pasco native and attended Pasco County public schools. Danny served as Mayor of Zephyrhills and is a Captain in the United States Army Reserve as a Judge Advocate.
Danny graduated from the University of South Florida in 2008 with a bachelor’s degree in political science.
While a freshman in college, Danny was elected to the Zephyrhills City Council at the age of 18, making him the youngest elected official in the State of Florida.
Danny was subsequently re-elected in 2007 and served as Council President in 2008 before resigning his office to attend law school at Barry University School of Law in Orlando, Florida. His hard work and dedication paid off in 2011 when Danny received his Juris Doctor from Barry. Danny joined the Law Firm of Lucas|Magazine in 2015 and focuses his practice on Business and Contractual Law.
Danny was elected Mayor of the City of Zephyrhills in 2013, becoming the youngest mayor in the City’s history at the age of 26.
In 2014, Danny was elected to the Florida House of Representatives. Danny was elected to represent the 38th District which includes but is not limited to the residents of Wesley Chapel, Land O’Lakes, Crystal Springs, Zephyrhills, San Antonio, Trilby, Dade City, St. Leo, and Pasadena Hills.
Danny is married to Courtney Burgess, originally of Lithia, Florida, and they are the proud parents of a daughter Adeline Belle and a son Danny III. Danny has attended St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, located in Zephyrhills, his entire life and is actively involved in various community organizations and charities.
In his spare time, Danny enjoys running and exercising, watching movies, studying history, politics and theology, and spending time with his family and friends.
Memberships and Associations:
*State Representative, District 38, Florida House of Representatives; 2014-Present
*Mayor, City of Zephyrhills; 2013-2014
*City Council President, City of Zephyrhills, 2008
*City Councilman, City of Zephyrhills, 2005-2008
*Lifelong Parishioner, Saint Joseph Catholic Church in Zephyrhills
*San Antonio Citizens Federal Credit Union Supervisory Committee
*Zephyrhills Chamber of Commerce
*Dade City Chamber of Commerce
*Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce
*National Rifle Association
*Judge Advocates Association
*Reserve Officer Association
*Tampa Bay Catholic Lawyer’s Guild
*Knights of Columbus
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