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Richard David Kriseman Edit Profile

also known as Rick Kriseman

State legislator

Richard David Kriseman, American state legislator. Bar: United States District Court (middle district) 1988, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1988. Named One of Outstanding Young Men of America, 1986.


Kriseman, Richard David was born on August 2, 1962 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Donald Daniel and Doris Lee (Abrahamson) Kriseman.


Bachelor of Science in Broadcasting, University Florida, 1984. Juris Doctor, Stetson College, Gulfport, Florida, 1987.


Associate Keane, Hayes & Reese, P.A., St. Petersburg, Florida, 1987-1988, Maxwell G. Battle, Junior, P.A., Dunedin. Councilman City of St. Petersburg, 2000—2006. Member District 53 Florida House of Representatives, Tallahassee, since 2006, member economic development and community affairs policy council, government accountability act council, governmental affairs policy committee.

Member St. Petersburg Nuisance Abatement Board, 1999. Vice chairman Pinellas Metropolitan Planning Organization, 2004—2006.


  • Bar: United States District Court (middle district) 1988, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1988.


Campaign manager Lars Hafner Florida Republican District 54, St. Petersburg, 1986. Volunteer BOCA Ciega High School, St. Petersburg, 1985-1987. Coach, sponsor Gulfport Little League, 1995-1997.

Member Lake Pasadena Neighborhood Association since 1997, Democratic Leadership Council Legislation Advisory Board. Vice president Temple Beth-El, 2000-2005, board member, 2000-2006. Founder, board member Heroes the St. Petersburg P.D., Inc., since 2003.

Member American Bar Association, Trial Lawyers American, Tau Epsilon Phi (service chairman 1982, academy chairman 1981).


  • Other Interests

    Sports, music.


Married Kerry A.; children: Jordan Erin, Samuel Anthony.

Donald Daniel Kriseman

Doris Lee (Abrahamson) Kriseman

Kerry A.

Jordan Erin Kriseman

Samuel Anthony Kriseman