Phil Stephenson

Phil Stephenson - Republican (Incumbent)

Phil Stephenson is the State Representative for the newly drawn House District 85. HD 85 includes Southwest Fort Bend as well as Wharton and Jackson Counties.

Phil Stephenson´s passionate involvement in politics reaches back more than a decade. He has served numerous terms both as County Chair and Precinct Chair in Wharton County. In 2000 Stephenson ran for State Representative, going to battle against an incumbent. 

Phil Stephenson´s interest in the health of his community is not limited to politics alone. Elected to the Wharton County Jr. College Board of Trustees in 1996 (currently Vice-Chair), Phil Stephenson has been instrumental in the explosive growth of the college; which now sports three satellite campuses, including a partnership with the University of Houston in Sugar Land.

Baseball is Stephenson´s official past time, and he has maintained a lifelong commitment to the game. Even though his tenure as pitcher for the Red Raiders ended decades ago, Stephenson has been a proactive coach for all ages of young baseball players; including coaching in the Babe Ruth League and as an Associate Scout for the Kansas City Royals.

Committees: Investments and Financial Services, Pensions, Investments and Financial Services Sub Committee on Bond Indebtedness.

Endorsements: N/A

Cash On Hand: $4,813.00


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