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William Lewis Jenkins' Biography
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Wife: Kathryn; 4 Children
JD, University of Tennessee College of Law, 1961
BA, Tennessee Tech University, 1958
BS, Tennessee Tech University, 1958
Representative, United States House of Representatives, 1996-present
Speaker, Tennessee State House of Representatives, 1969-1971
Representative, Tennessee State House of Representatives, 1963-1971
Presidential Appointment, Tennessee Valley Authority's Board of Directors, 1971
Tennessee Valley Authority Caucus
Farmer, Beef Cattle & Burley Tobacco
Policy Advisor, Former Governor Lamar Alexander
Former Director, Home Federal Savings and Loan of Upper East Tennessee
Former Commissioner, Tennessee Department of Conservation
Elected Circuit Court Judge, Tennessee's 3rd Judicial District, 1990-1996
Second Lieutenant, United States Army, Military Police Corps, 1960-1962
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, American Legion
Past District Chair, Cancer Crusade
Member, First Baptist Church of Rogersville
Past Chair, Hawkins County Community Chest
Member, Hawkins County Farm Bureau
Member, Overton Masonic Lodge #5
Member, Tenneessee Bar Association
Member, Tennessee Conservation League
Past Chair, Tennessee Heart Association
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