House of Representatives

Representative Newell, Tom
District 28 -  Republican

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Capitol Address:
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd.
Room  302
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405) 557-7372
Legislative Assistant:
Tonya Kiper
(405) 557-7372

Measures Authored 2015

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Government Oversight & Accountability, Chair
A&B Revenue & Tax Subcommittee
Business, Labor & Retirement Laws
Children, Youth & Family Services

District Information

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County(s) Represented in District

Pottawatomie, Seminole

Municipality(s) Represented in District

Bowlegs, Cromwell, Dale, Johnson, Konawa, Lima, Maud, McLoud, Oklahoma City, Sasakwa, Seminole, Shawnee, Wewoka

Zipcode(s) Represented in District

73045, 74801, 74804, 74830, 74837, 74840, 74848, 74849, 74851, 74854, 74855, 74859, 74864, 74867, 74868, 74884

Year Elected

Year: 2011

Term Limited

Year: 2022

Biographical Information

Tom was born on December 4, 1968 in Bristow, Oklahoma. He grew up on a small ranch and as a youth was a state champion bull rider and state champion extemporaneous speaker in the FFA. He received his bachelor’s degree from Mid-America Christian University in Oklahoma City and has pastored churches in Oklahoma, Missouri, and Pennsylvania. He is married to the former Holly Wilson and they have three sons—Ethan, Andrew, and Levi. They returned to Seminole, Oklahoma in 2005 to restart a church. With his masters in business administration from Liberty University, Tom has taught business and economics classes at Seminole State College and is a member of the board of directors for the Seminole Chamber of Commerce. He is a member of the American Quarter Horse Association and is past President of the Oklahoma Assembly of the Church of God and is past Vice-Chair of the Business and Leadership Resource Committee of the General Assembly of the Church of God in North America. To contact Tom write 2300 N Lincoln Blvd, Oklahoma City, OK 73105, or, or call (405) 557-7372.


BA in Bible and Pastoral Ministry, Mid-America Christian University; MBA, Liberty University




House of Representatives, 53rd Legislature to present