Oklahoma Legislature - State Senator, District 35
|Term limited year||2020|
|Highest degree attained||Master's degree|
|Office phone||(405) 521-5624|
|Noteworthy: Vice chair, Appropriations Subcommittee on Education.|
What do you hope to accomplish in the 2018 session?
I would hope that if we are able to get a good budget deal done and we’re not scraping for dollars to have increased funding for common ed, and a teacher pay raise.
What do you hope the Legislature will accomplish?
I hope that we finish fixing any deficits in the budget, raise revenue to completely fill any budget holes so that we’re done with that. We still have some issues with criminal justice reform to continue to tackle. I would still like to see elements of the state aid formula for schools to be addressed.
What should people know about you?
I’m a former Air Force pilot and current financial planner and a lifelong learner. I have a passion for education because I see how it can change people’s lives.
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