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politician , attorney at law , Member of the Florida House of Representatives

Yolly Roberson, Haitian former state legislator. Member of Florida Nurses Association, Florida Association Women Lawyers, The Florida Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Roberson, Yolly was born on October 26, 1955 in Mirebalais, Haiti, Haiti. Son of Levius Roberson.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, University Massachusetts, Boston, 1983. Juris Doctor, New England School Law, 1988.

Career

She was first elected to the Florida House in 2002 and then reelected successively to three more terms. She served as Democratic Whip from 2004 to 2006. Representative Roberson was born in Mirebalais, Haiti on October 26, 1955.

She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Massachusetts Boston in 1983 and her Juris Doctorate at the New England School of Law in 1988. She has worked as a public defender in Boston and as a senior assistant attorney general in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Politics

Baptist churches should celebrate the racial, cultural and theological diversity witnessed within its membership.

Views

All persons need the ministry of the Church in their struggles for human fulfillment, as well as the spiritual and emotional care of a fellowship that enables reconciling relationships with God, with others, and with self.

Membership

Member of Florida Nurses Association, Florida Association Women Lawyers, The Florida Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

1 child Karamie Brutus.

father:
Levius Roberson Roberson

child:
Karamie Brutus Roberson