Christian R. Cámara is R Street’s Florida director and a co-founder of the institute. He previously held the same position with the Heartland Institute’s Center on Finance, Insurance and Real Estate.
In recent years, Christian worked extensively to promote proposals that would reform Florida’s personal injury protection auto insurance system, shrink the Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund and reduce the size of Florida’s Citizens Property Insurance Corp.
He previously worked in the Florida House of Representatives as a legislative analyst for the Committee on State Affairs and as a legislative aide to the chairman of the Pre-K through 12th Grade Policy Committee. Prior to his legislative work, he was a field coordinator for the Republican Party of Florida, and held positions on local government advisory boards and grassroots organizations.
Cámara earned his degree in political science and international relations from Florida International University.