SARASOTA, Fla. – Following his announcement to run for the District 3 Sarasota County School Board seat in June 2015, Eric Robinson is launching a campaign website (EricRobinsonforSchoolBoard) to showcase his qualifications and platform for the upcoming 2016 election.
The user-friendly website includes information on Robinson’s stance on a number of issues that top his campaign platform, including creating smoke-free school environments, closing the achievement gap and maintaining transparency. Additionally, visitors can access easy-to-find links to Robinson’s biography, social media pages, news, a blog and a donation page.
A Sarasota resident since 2001, Robinson specializes in tax planning and services for individuals and small business clients as a shareholder, founder and chief financial officer of Robinson, Hanks, Young and Roberts, CPA. He is also an active member of the Sarasota County School Board financial advisory committee.
About Eric Robinson
Eric Robinson currently serves the Sarasota community at Robinson, Hanks, Young and Roberts, CPA, which he opened in 2004. He was previously appointed to prestigious positions by Jeb Bush, such as the statewide Workforce Florida as the finance chairman (served four years) and the chairman of the Sarasota Bradenton Airport Authority. He has also served as treasurer for several high profile political campaigns for conservative candidates in Florida.
Robinson’s career started with the Department of Justice, where he worked for three years as a contracting officer. He has also worked as a contractor manager for the American Welding Society, purchasing director for Lucent Technologies and started Senior Networks, a data networking company that restored computers and worked with new wireless advances. His clients included the University of Miami, St. Thomas University, School Boards throughout Florida, hospitals and more.