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Walter Helmick's Biography
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Walter 'Walt' Dolph Helmick
Wife: Rita Fay Hedrick; 4 Children: Sam, Tim, Brian, Shelly
Webster Springs, WV
Attended, Marshall University
Graduated, Hobart Technical Center
Graduated, Lincoln Welding School
Graduated, University of Oklahoma Economic Development Institute, 1996
BA, West Virginia University Institute of Technology, 1993
Graduated, Menderhall School of Auctioneering, 1991
Commissioner, West Virginia State Department of Agriculture, 2013-present
Senator, West Virginia State Senate, 1989-2012
President, Pocahontas County Commission, 1978-1989
Member, Pocahontas County Commission, 1978-1989
Delegate, West Virginia State House of Delegates, 1988-1989
Appointed, West Virginia State Senate, 1989
Member, Board of Education, Pocahontas County, 1976-1978
Member, State Democratic Executive Committee, West Virginia, 1986-present
Member, Airport Authority, Pocahontas County, 1978-present
Member, Board of Education, Pocahontas County
Chair, Board of Health, Pocahontas County
President, County Commission, Pocahontas
Board Member, Parks and Recreation Board, Pocahontas County
Member, Region IV Council
Owner/Operator, Small Businesses
Teacher, Welding, Pocahontas County High School
Executive Director, Pocahontas County Development Authority, 1996-1997
Vice-President, Quaill Hollow Mining Company, 1987-1988
President, H and S Welding Supply, 1973-1987
President, Allegheny Medical Equipment Company, 1983-1986
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Board of Trustees, Pocahontas County Hospital
Member, Huntersville Ancient, Free and Accepted Masons
Former President, Marlinton Little League Basketball/Football
Member, National Rifle Association (NRA)
Member, North Central Community Action
Member, Scottish Rite Masons
Member, York Rite Masons
Board Member, Coalfield Expressway, 1999
Member, Denmar Birthing Center Board, 1990
Member, Coalition for the Completion of Corridor H, 1988
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