State Sen. Brian Birdwell

District 22 (R-Granbury)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Brian Birdwell
Age: 52
Hometown: Granbury
Race: White
Occupation: Founder, president of non-profit "Face the Fire"; retired U.S. Army Lt. Col.
Education: B.S. Criminal Justice, Lamar University, 1984; Masters of Public Administration, University of Missouri-Kansas City, 1996; graduate, Command and General Staff College, 2000
Spouse: Mel
Religion: Baptist
Church: Lakeside Baptist Church

Financial Statements


Election Info

2012 General Election
Won with 85.57% of vote
2012 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2010 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Special Runoff Election State Senate District 22
Won with 57.89% of vote
2010 May Special Election
Lost with 36.51% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: Texas Senate
District: 22
Party: Republican Party
Term Expiration: 2017
Term Length: 4 years
Salary: $7,200 per year
  • Veteran Affairs & Military Installations (Vice-Chair)
  • Higher Education
  • Government Organization
  • Economic Development
Ben Stratmann Chief of Staff
Barbara Erickson Director of Constituent Services
Anna Paulson Legislative Director
Spencer Harris Senior Policy Analyst
Jason Steele Policy Analyst
Shelly Verlander District Manager
Stephen Leland Legislative Assistant
Liz Sanchez Administrative Aide
Matt Cope Policy Analyst
Taylor Blackburn District Managers
Texas Senate District 22 Facts
District Map (pdf)
Population & Household Profile
Education & Employment Profile
Income & Housing Profile
County Report (pdf)
City & CDP Report (pdf)
School District Report (pdf)
Zip Code Report (pdf)
Precinct Report (pdf)

Contact Info

Email: [email protected]
Twitter: @SenatorBirdwell
Facebook: Birdwell for Texas
Capitol Office
Room: E1.708
Address: P.O. Box 12068, Capitol Station
Austin, TX 78711
Phone: (512) 463-0122
District Office
Address: 1315 Waters Edge Drive, Suite 116-2
Granbury, TX 76048
Phone: (817) 579-7172
District Office
Address: 900 Austin Avenue, Suite 403
Waco, TX 76701
Phone: (254) 772-6225
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