Vennia Francois (Republican Party) is running for election to the U.S. House to represent Florida's 10th Congressional District. She is on the ballot in the Republican primary on August 18, 2020.
Vennia Francois is a first-generation American, born and raised in Central Florida. She is an attorney, a member of the Florida Bar, District of Columbia Bar, and the United States Supreme Court Bar. She served as an intern for U.S. Representative John L. Mica and later joined U.S. Senator Mel Martinez’s staff as a policy advisor where she continued under U.S. Senator George LeMieux. She worked at the SEC where she protected the public from fraudulent and deceptive financial practices. Vennia is a graduate of Florida A&M College of Law, Lee University, the University of Florida and Edgewater High School. Vennia’s family has worshipped at Calvary Assembly for over 40 years.
Francois also ran for election to the U.S. House to represent Florida's 7th Congressional District. She withdrew before the Republican primary on August 18, 2020.
Francois was a 2018 Republican candidate for the same seat. Francois lost the primary on August 28, 2018.