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Kenneth Hood MacKay, Edit Profile

also known as Buddy MacKay

Congressman , State official

Kenneth Hood MacKay, American State official, former congressman. Bar: Florida 1961. Recipient National Legislation Leadership award, 1976; named Most Valuable Legislator St. Petersburg Times, 7 times; recipient Allen Morris award. With United States Air Force 1955-1958. Member American Bar Association, Kiwanis.

Background

MacKay,, Kenneth Hood was born on March 22, 1933 in Ocala, Fl.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Bachelor, University Florida, 1954. Bachelor of Laws with honors, University Florida, 1961.

Career

Member Florida House of Representatives state of Florida, 1968-1974. Member Florida State Senate, 1974-1980. Member United States House Representatives from 6th district Florida, 1982-1988.

Lieutenant governor State of Florida, 1990-1998, governor, 1998-1999. Special envoy for the Americas The White House, Washington, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Bar: Florida 1961.

Membership

With United States Air Force 1955-1958. Member American Bar Association, Kiwanis.

Connections

Married Anne Selph; children: Ken, John, Ben, Andy.

spouse:
Anne Selph

children:
Ken MacKay,

John MacKay,

Ben MacKay,

Andy MacKay,