Representative Anna V. Eskamani is an Orlando native and daughter of working-class immigrants from Iran who has committed her life to advocating in support of Florida’s hardworking families. With two Bachelor degrees and two Masters degrees, Anna worked at Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida for six years, rising to become the organization’s Senior Director of Public Affairs and Communications. Today she works at NEO Philanthropy as their State Strategic Advisor and is getting her PhD in Public Affairs at the University of Central Florida. On November 6, 2018 Anna was elected to serve the great people of House District 47 with a vote margin of 57% to 43%, flipping a legislative seat, and becoming the first Iranian-American elected to any public office in Florida. Tough, authentic and unafraid, Anna is a progressive who has proven herself as a leader who works hard, delivers results, and gets things done.