Florida's Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis is a fourth-generation Floridian, born and raised in Panama City. He and wife Katie are proud parents to two sons, Theo (10) and Johnny (7). Jimmy is a partner in Capt. Anderson’s, his family’s historic seafood restaurant in Panama City Beach, which has served generations of locals and Florida visitors. Jimmy started in the family restaurant filling ketchup bottles, having to earn his way to a leadership position. He earned his associate degree in restaurant management from Gulf Coast Community College and a bachelor’s degree in political science from the Florida State University.