Chad Klitzman

Florida State Senate, District 35

Chad will be the youngest member of the Florida State Senate!


Chad Klitzman is an attorney and screenwriter running to represent District 35 in the Florida Senate. Chad is the proud product of public schools in District 35 and graduated with honors from the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia Law School. An attorney and screenwriter, Chad served in the Obama White House and has worked at two of the world’s leading law firms as a capital markets lawyer. Chad is also the writer and co-producer of the Netflix original film Candy Jar. If elected, Chad would be the youngest member of the Florida Senate and one of its only Jewish and one of its only LGBTQ+ members. Chad is running for the Florida Senate to make Florida a more affordable and inclusive place to live, with a focus on lowering property insurance rates and fighting for reproductive rights and LGBTQ+ equality.