Jeb Bush

Governor
Foundation for Excellence in Education

Jeb Bush is Founder, President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Foundation for Excellence in Education. Jeb was elected the 43rd governor of the state of Florida on November 3, 1998, and was re-elected by a wide margin in 2002. His second term as governor ended in January 2007. After his election, Jeb focused on reforming education. Florida students have made the greatest gains in achievement and Florida is one of a handful of states that have narrowed the achievement gap. He is the co-author of Immigration Wars: Forging an American Solution (March 2013) and author of Reply All (October 2015). Governor Bush is the son of former President George H.W. Bush and Barbara Bush. He lives in Miami with his wife Columba, and they have three children and four grandchildren.

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