Who is currently the governor of Florida?
Charlie Crist who has announced that he will not seek re-election but will instead run for the US Senate.
The first Florida State Governor to serve more than one term was LeRoy Collins. He was reelected in 1956 to a full four-year term after serving the previous half term. The first Florida State Governor to serve two full terms is Reubin Askew. He was reelected in 1974 to a four-year term after serving the previous four-year term. He and Jeb Bush are currently tied as the longest serving Florida State Governors.
Bob Martinez (born December 25, 1934 in Tampa, Florida) succeeded Wayne Mixson as the fortieth Governor of Florida, serving between January 6, 1987 and January 8, 1991. Following the end of Martinez' term as Governor, Lawton Chiles (born April 3, 1930 in Polk County, Florida; died December 12, 1998 in Tallahassee, Florida) became the forty-first Governor of Florida, serving between January 8, 1991 and his death.