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William George Myers, American Physician, state senator ( hlth: medical.govt: legislation administration)physician, state senator. Recipient Distinguished Service award Florida State Society Ophthalmology, Florida Emergency Technicians and Paramedics, Florida Association Building and Contractors, Fla.Heart Association, Stuart Chamber of Commerce, 1983; named Senator of Year Florida Hospital Association, 1983.

Background

Myers, William George was born on September 28, 1930 in Kittanning, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William George and Emma Adeline (Webb) Roberts.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Pittsburgh, 1952. Doctor of Medicine, University Pittsburgh, 1956.

Career

Intern, Southside Hospital, Pittsburgh, 1956-1957, resident in internal medicine, 1957-1958. Practice medicine, Pittsburgh, Bethel Park and Whitehall, Pennsylvania, 1958-1961, Hobe Sound, Florida, since 1962. Director Palm Beach/Martin County Medical Center, 1973-1976.

Columnist Permission to Speak, 1973-1983. Member Florida House of Representatives, 1978-1982. Member Florida Senate, since 1982, also Republican floor leader.

Membership

Member Republican State Executive Committee, 1968-1972, district vice chairman, 1964. County commissioner Martin County, Stuart, Florida, 1968-1972. Chairman Martin County Republican Executive Committee, 1964-1968.

Member American Medical Association, Southern Medical Association, Florida Medical Association, Martin County Medical Association, Hobe Sound Chamber of Commerce (president 1963-1965).

Connections

Married Carol Anne Edgar, June15, 1954. Children: Jacqueline Jolane, William George, Bradley Stephen, Brian Jeffry, Barry Douglas, Jennifer Sue.

father:
William George Roberts

mother:
Emma Adeline (Webb) Roberts

spouse:
Carol Anne Edgar

children:
Jacqueline Jolane Myers

William George Myers

Bradley Stephen Myers

Brian Jeffry Myers

Barry Douglas Myers

Jennifer Sue Myers