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Roy Herron's Biography
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Roy Brasfield Herron
Wife: Nancy; 3 Children: John, Rick, Benjamin
JD, Vanderbilt University, 1980
MDiv, Vanderbilt University, 1980
Attended, University of Saint Andrews, 1975-1976
BA, University of Tennessee, 1975
Senator, Tennessee State Senate, 1996-2012
Candidate, United States House of Representatives, District 8, 2010
Representative, Tennessee State House of Representatives, 1986-1996
Chair, Tennessee State Senate Democratic Caucus, present
Experience, Former United Methodist Minister
Adjunct Faculty, Vanderbilt University
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Boy Scouts of America
Member, Brian Brown Bohunker Triathlon and Marathon Club
Member, Carrol County Chamber of Commerce
Member, Crime Stoppers
Member, Democratic Leadership Council
Member, Ducks Unlimited
Member, Grooms Herron Foundation
Member, Habitat for Humanity
Member, Herron Farms, Incorporated
Member, March of Dimes
Member, Muscular Dystrophy Association
Member, Quail Unlimited
Member, Rotary International
Member, Tennessee Bar Association
Member, Tennessee Bar Foundation Fellows
Member, Tennessee Farm Bureau
Member, Tennessee Writers Alliance
Member, Triathlon Federation of America
Member, University of Tennessee Alumni Association
Member, Vanderbilt Alumni Association
Member, Volunteer Books
Member, Weakley Chamber of Commerce
Member, YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association)
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