Jimmy Midyette, Esq. is a Jacksonville native who attended the University of North Florida and the Florida State University College of Law. He is a founding member of the Jacksonville Coalition for Equality and has been concerned with the rights of the LGBT community in Jacksonville for over two decades. Presently, Mr. Midyette is an attorney in private practice with The Luna Law Firm. Previously, Mr. Midyette served as a Managing Attorney at Florida Legal Services and as the Director of Intake at Jacksonville Area Legal Aid. For his pro bono service, Mr. Midyette routinely represents transgender persons, often in actions related to name change and civil rights matters. Mr. Midyette is the past Board Chair of JASMYN, Inc. and is currently a member of the Board of Directors for the Jacksonville Young Voters Coalition.