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
* Providing Interim Coverage
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Measures Authored 2016

Measures Authored 2015

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Committees

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
PERSONAL:

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 a proud father of three sons and one grandson: Ethan, Andrew, Levi, and Easton. In 2005 he returned to Seminole, Oklahoma to restart a church. With his master’s degree 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 former 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. Currently, Tom serves as the executive director of The Liberty Foundation of America. To contact Tom write 2300 N Lincoln Blvd, Oklahoma City, OK 73105, or tom.newell@okhouse.gov, or call (405) 557-7372.

PROFESSION:

Pastor

LEGISLATIVE SERVICE:

House of Representatives, 53rd Legislature to present