Jerry Madden – Biographical Profile and Positions on the Issues

Previous Candidate for State Representative District 67, Texas

Republican Party of Texas
428 Valley GlenRichardson, TX 75080
(972) 238-0885
Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)

Gender: Male

Family: Wife: Barbara

3 Children: Jerry Madden, Stephanie Barzellone, Kristina Fischer.

Birth Date: 02/20/1943

Birthplace: Council Bluffs, IA

Home City: Richardson, TX

Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)

President, Jerry Madden Insurance Firm, 1999-2008

Sales Representative, Planning Services, 1994-2000

President, Pot Hole Doc, 1992-1994

Self-employed, Construction, 1991-1994

Manufacturing Manager, Teledyne Geotech, 1981-1992

Manufacturing Engineer, Texas Instruments, 1971-1982

Lieutenant and Captain, United States Army, Vietnam, Germany, 1965-1971.

Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)

Member, Accon Chamber of Commerce, present

Member, Collin County Republican Mens Club, present

Member, Frisco Chamber of Commerce, present

Advisory Board, Plano Chamber of Commerce, present

Member, Wylie Chamber of Commerce, present

Member, Prison Entrepreneurship Board of Directors, 2007-present

Member, Richardson Chamber of Commerce, 1993-Present

Member, Plano Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee, 1992-present

Leader, Collin County Caring for Children, 1992-1995

Chair, Collin County Hospital Board, 1977-1980

Member, Collin County School Board, 1974-1977.

Caucuses/Non-Legislative Committees:

Member, American Legislative Exchange Committee on Homeland Security, 2008-present

Board Member, Council of State Governments Justice Center, 2006-present


Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)

Chair, Joint Select Committee on the Texas Youth Commission, 2007-present

Chair, House Committee on Corrections, 2005-present

Representative, Texas State House of Representatives, 1992-present

Vice Chair, State Affairs Committee, 2003-2004

Chair, Collin County Republican Party, 1974-1976, 1984-1991

Precinct Chair, Republican Party, 1974-1984

President, Collin County School Board, 1974-1976.

Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)

MS, Management/Administration Sciences, University of Texas, Dallas, 1979, Grade Point Average of 3.0

BS, Engineering, United States Military Academy, West Point, 1965.

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