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MEET SAM PARKER

Background
Sam Parker is a Santa Rosa County native and successful entrepreneur. He started several successful small businesses before getting elected. He has a Federal Firearms License, a Residential Contractor License, and a Real Estate Broker License.

Education
After graduating from Milton High School, Parker earned his Associate of Arts degree from Pensacola Junior College, his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of West Florida, and his Master’s degree in Public Administration from Troy University.

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Sheriff's Department Service
Parker began serving this community at an early age by helping with community projects when he was a Boy Scout. After college, he became a Correctional Officer at the Santa Rosa Correctional Institution in East Milton. While working full-time, he attended the police academy and went on to become a Deputy Sheriff at the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office. Parker worked for the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office for nearly a decade and during his time of service, he earned numerous awards including: Letters of Commendation, a Unit Citation, a Medal of Achievement, and the Medal of Valor. Parker also received a Purple Heart after being wounded by gunfire during a domestic dispute. Parker was promoted to the rank of Sergeant. During his service, he also received two Certificates of Special Congressional Recognition for his outstanding and invaluable service to the community.

While working full-time as a Deputy Sheriff, Parker obtained a state certification as a K-6 teacher. He taught as a Substitute Elementary Teacher with the Santa Rosa County School District for one school year.

Personal Life
Parker has been a member of Pace Assembly of God Church since 2003. He married Candace in 2005 and they have two children, Ethan, and Tyler. He is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hunting, fishing, and shooting sporting clays.

THE ISSUES

01

Back the Blue! 

02

Defend Law & Order

03

No Property Tax Increases

04

Cut Wasteful Government Spending

05

Higher Pay for Police, Fire, & EMS

06

Better Roads & Infrastructure

07

Support Armed Forces and Veterans

08

Protect Our Small Businesses

ENDORSEMENTS

MATT GAETZ
CONGRESSMAN

"Sam Parker and I became friends going door to door in Santa Rosa County years ago. Sometimes we were even confused for one another! Sam has kept his promises to keep our taxes low, our streets safe and our values protected. Sam Parker supports our military & vets. He has my complete and total endorsement in the upcoming August 20 primary."

DON GAETZ
FORMER FLORIDA SENATE PRESIDENT

"County Commissioner is a job that requires integrity, guts, vision, common sense and the willingness to listen and work with others for the common good. Sam Parker has these qualities. That’s why I support him."

ALEX ANDRADE
FLORIDA STATE REPRESENTATIVE

“Sam Parker‘s focus on Santa Rosa County’s infrastructure has led to major projects like our new Courthouse, the Pea Ridge Connector, and the Navarre Park. He’s worked directly with me over the years to secure additional funding for the County’s roads and stormwater infrastructure. Sam’s work ethic has helped Santa Rosa County. I am proud to endorse Sam for reelection to the County Commission.”

MICHELLE SALZMAN
FLORIDA STATE REPRESENTATIVE

“As an Army Veteran and business owner, I appreciate Sam Parker’s unwavering advocacy for veterans and small businesses. He understands that Santa Rosa County’s economy depends on neighboring counties, which is why he works with elected officials and community leaders throughout Northwest Florida to attract and retain high-paying jobs for citizens in our area. Sam has my full support and endorsement for his re-election.”

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