A Clearwater native, Councilmember Hoyt Hamilton was born at Morton Plant Hospital, raised in Clearwater, and graduated from Clearwater High School. Following in his father’s footsteps, he graduated from Georgia Tech, as did his two sons. Hamilton’s family has owned and operated the Palm Pavilion on Clearwater Beach for 55 years.
Councilmember Hamilton and his wife, Sheryl, have two sons, Drew and Brad who are married to Laura and Loren respectively. They have four grandchildren. Councilmember Hamilton and his wife plan to live in Clearwater forever.
Having served on the City Council from 2001 to 2006, Councilmember Hamilton was reelected to seat 5 in March 2014 and again in 2018.
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