Information on
Representative William L. Jenkins

of Congressional District number 1 of Tennessee

[William L. Jenkins]
Extended Contact Information Political Profile
DC Address:The Honorable William L. Jenkins
United States House of Representatives
1207 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515-4201
DC Phone:202-225-6356
DC Fax:202-225-5714
Email Address:
WWW Homepage:

District Office:
    320 West Center Street, PO Box 769
Kingsport, TN 37662
Voice: 423-247-8161
FAX: 423-247-1834
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Voting History:Click here   NEW
First Elected To Office:November 5, 1996
Year of Next Election:November 7, 2006
Previous Political Work:Tennessee House of Representatives, 1963-71; TN House Speaker, 1969-71;Former Director, Home Federal Savings & Loan of Upper East Tennessee
Former Commissioner, Tennessee Department of Conservation
Policy Advisor to former Governor Lamar Alexander
Presidential Appointment to the Tennessee Valley Authority's Board of Directors
Committee Membership:
   House Committee on Agriculture - 7
    Subcommittee on Specialty Crops and Foreign Agriculture Programs - Chair
    Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management - 5
House Committee on the Judiciary - 9
    Subcommittee on Task Force on Antirust - 9
    Subcommittee on the Constitution - 3
    Subcommittee on Courts the Internet and Intellectual Property - 5

Office Staff Personal Bio
Chief of Staff:Brenda Otterson
Scheduler:Dennis LeNard
Legislative Director: Richard Vaughn
Press Secretary: Paul Mays
Hometown:Rogersville, TN
Birth:On November 29, 1936
in Detroit, MI
Professional Experience
(including Military):
United States Army, Military Police Corps, 2nd Lieutenant
Farmer, Beef Cattle & Burley Tobacco
Elected Circuit Court Judge, Tennessee's 3rd Judicial District, 1990-96;
Education:BS, BA, Tennessee Tech University, 1960;JD, University of Tennessee College of Law, 1961;
Organizational Memberships:First Baptist Church of Rogersville
Tenneessee Bar Association
Hawkins County Farm Bureau
American Legion
Overton Masonic Lodge #5;Tennessee Conservation League
Past Chair, Tennessee Heart Association
Family:Wife: Kathryn Myers
4 Children
5 Grandchildren.

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