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Capitol Address:
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd.
Room 305A
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405) 557-7384

Legislative Assistant:
Christi Deal
(405) 557-7384

District Address:
Box 790
Laverne, OK 73848
(580) 921-3349

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News Stories: 2013-14
Representative Blackwell, Gus
District 61 - Republican

Committees

District Information

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, 73801, 73832, 73834, 73840, 73841, 73842, 73843, 73844, 73848, 73851, 73855, 73858, 73859, 73901, 73931, 73932, 73933, 73937, 73938, 73939, 73942, 73944, 73945, 73946, 73947, 73949, 73950, 73951

Year Elected
Year: 2003

Term Limited
Year: 2014

Biographical Information
PERSONAL:
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.

EDUCATION:
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

PROFESSION:
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

HONORS:
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

LEGISLATIVE SERVICE:
House of Representatives, 49th Legislature to present

Address: 2300 N Lincoln Blvd., State Capitol Building, Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: (405) 521-2711 | (800) 522-8502 | (800) 522-8506 (Relay Oklahoma)