Governor Ron DeSantis is the former U.S. Representative for Florida’s Sixth District. A native Floridian with blue-collar roots, Ron worked his way through Yale University, where he graduated with honors and was the captain of the varsity baseball team. He also graduated with honors from Harvard Law School. While at Harvard, he earned a commission in the U.S. Navy as a JAG officer. After active-duty service, Ron served as a federal prosecutor. He was first elected to Congress in 2012.