Elizabeth (Liz) P. Horne is a lifelong Columbia County resident where she and her husband (Leo) have successfully raised two sons. Her extended family includes eight grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Liz was a successful business owner assisting her husband in running their family owned business for over 33 years. Liz also worked for the Columbia County School System for four years driving a school bus.
In addition to Liz’s private sector experience, she has accumulated years of experience in the local election process through 16 years of work in the Elections Office prior to her taking the office of Supervisor in 2004.
Liz is a member of the Florida State Association of Supervisors of Elections and has served in the following capacity with the association: Elections Committee, Rules Development Committee, Communications and Publications Committee, Small County Supervisors (Chairperson), Education and Hospitality Committees, and the International Association of Clerks, Election Officials and Treasurers.
Liz is active in the community and participates in many local boards and/or associations. Currently Liz is a member of the following organizations: CARC, Seniors United, Board of Mason City Community Center, Columbia County Friends of the Library, Member Northside Baptist Church and Red Hat Ladies Society.
Liz’s is a past member of the following local organizations and committees: Kiwanis of Lake City, Florida Records Management Association, Downtown Action Corporation, Columbia County and Lake City Chamber of Commerce, and Stewardship - Hopeful Baptist Church.