Alex Setzer

Alex Setzer is a Central Florida native who earned his reputation as a fixture in successful elections. Candidates from throughout the state credit Alex’s strategic plans, tactical acumen, and ability to get the job done as a reason for their campaign’s success.

First learning the ropes as a campaign volunteer in the 1990′s, Alex quickly developed a stellar record as one of Central Florida’s youngest political consultants.Alex was instrumental in the political ascension of several of Florida’s elected officials and remains a well-respected strategist on the Florida political stage.

In 2005, Alex was asked to fill a position of community trust as the Chief Deputy Supervisor of Elections for Seminole County.  In his four years in the role, Alex helped transform an office which catapulted voter trust in the county and did so with a measurement tool that has been copied by elections offices throughout the country.

At Southern Strategy Group, Alex combines his land-use expertise, political acumen, and connections to deliver positive results to clients.  Notable achievements include regional economic development projects and extensive work in the Public Private Partnership arena.

Alex is very active in the community, having served as a gubernatorial appointee to the Early Learning Coalition of Seminole County and as a member of the Seminole County Planning and Zoning Board.  In September of 2011, Alex was appointed by Governor Rick Scott to the board of trustees of Seminole State College, where he currently serves as Chairman of the Board.

Alex received his Bachelor’s from Florida State University and Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Florida.