About John Hornbeck

This is a paid political advertisement paid for and approved by John Hornbeck, Candidate for City Council of St. Petersburg, District One.

​     John Hornbeck is an attorney who was born and raised in St. Petersburg, Florida. He went to high school, college, and law school in St. Pete. John graduated from Keswick Christian High School, University of South Florida, and Stetson University College of Law. While at USF on a full scholarship, John was able to graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in only three years, while also working in the academic advising office.

      John graduated from Stetson Law School early as well, taking only two and a half years to receive his Juris Doctorate. While at Stetson, John was co-chair of the Alumni Relations Committee, Christian Legal Society, and the Go Green Committee. John was also the captain for softball, soccer, and kickball. John received a Certificate for Excellence in Leadership from Stetson. 


      In 2016, John opened up his own law firm 

                         John M. Hornbeck, P.A.


      In 2017, John married the love of his life Beth. They met in 2009 at a Rays baseball game when John was in his second year of law school. Dr. Beth Hornbeck is currentlya pediatrician in St. Pete!


      John’s commitment to helping people doesn’t stop at his law profession. His community service includes the City Of St. Petersburg Volunteer of the Year Award for his work with the youth in the St. Pete community. He was also the Youth Coordinator at his church for over two years, mentoring and teaching kids the Bible. In addition, he volunteered at a public school teaching Civics and Constitutional Law to 7th graders. He also volunteered his time teaching senior citizens history.