2300 N. Lincoln Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Laverne, OK 73848
Measures Authored 2013
News Stories: 2013-14
Representative Blackwell, Gus
District 61 - Republican
County(s) Represented in District
Beaver, Cimarron, Ellis, Harper, Texas, Woodward
Municipality(s) Represented in District
Arnett town, Beaver town, Boise City, Buffalo town, Fargo town, Felt CDP, Forgan town, Fort Supply town, Gage town, Gate town, Goodwell town, Guymon city, Hardesty town, Hooker city, Kenton CDP, Keyes town, Knowles town, Laverne town, May town, Optima town, Rosston town, Shattuck town, Texhoma town, Turpin CDP, Tyrone town
Zipcode(s) Represented in District
67950, 73832, 73834, 73840, 73843, 73844, 73847, 73848, 73851, 73855, 73858, 73859, 738HH
, 73931, 73932, 73933, 73937, 73938, 73939, 73942, 73944, 73945, 73946, 73947, 73949, 73949, 73950, 739HH
Larger water features may be labeled with a 3-digit ZIP Code + "HH"
Large undeveloped areas are assigned the 3-digit ZIP Code + "XX"
Gus was born in Wichita, Kansas, November 4, 1955. His parents are Carl Raymond and Myrl Kathryn (O'Dell) Blackwell. Married, since May 12, 1990 to his wife, Joanna. Father of three children, Corissa, 13; Carson, 9 & Caleb, 4.
B.A., Oklahoma Baptist University, 1976
M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theology Seminary
B.B.A., Oklahoma Panhandle State University, 1991
M.B.A., Southwestern Oklahoma State University, 1998
20 years with Oklahoma Baptist General Convention
Campus Minister with Baptist Collegiate Ministries
Adjunct Professor: Sayre Junior College, Oklahoma Baptist University, Oklahoma Panhandle State University
District Attorney Council 2007 Legislator of the Year
Farm Bureau Excellence Award
Marriage & Family Therapists 2008 Legislator of the Year
Who's Who in the Southwest
Outstanding Young Men of America
House of Representatives, 49th Legislature to present