Editor's Note: The following information was provided by the Davis campaign.
Leonard Davis grew up north of Macclenny, in the Twin Bridges community. After he graduated from Baker County High School Davis attended Massey Technical Institute where he received a degree in Electronic Engineering.
Davis retired after 40 years of work at the Department of Defense. During his time there he managed a multimillion dollar program and provided electrical computer systems maintenance, repair and calibration for all branches of the military.
He helped set up and organize what is known today as the Baker County Volunteer Fire Department and served as its first chief. During his time as fire chief, he completed the required training and received his State Florida firefighter certification.
Davis is also the owner of Davis Racing, a dirt track stockcar racing team. His son Kevin Davis, owner of Davis Golf Carts, is the team driver.
He has regularly attended Baker County Commission meetings for the past two years.
Davis is running as a conservative Republican.
First Coast News