State Sen. Charles Schwertner

District 5 (R-Georgetown)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Charles Schwertner
Age: 44
Hometown: Georgetown
Race: White
Occupation: Orthopedic Surgeon
Education: B.S., Pharmacy, University of Texas at Austin; MD, UT Medical Branch- Galveston
Spouse: Belinda
Religion: Catholic
Church: St. Helen’s Catholic Church

Financial Statements


Election Info

2014 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2012 General Election
Won with 77.08% of vote
2012 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 74.71% of vote
Texas House District 20, 2010 General Election
Won with 82.55% of vote
Texas House District 20, 2010 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 54.52% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: Texas Senate
District: 5
Party: Republican Party
Term Expiration: 2015
Term Length: 4 years
  • Government Organization (Vice-Chair)
  • Criminal Justice
  • Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
  • Health & Human Services
Thomas Holloway Chief of Staff
Leah Alexander District Director
Terry Franks Legislative Director
Nelson Jarrin General Counsel/Policy Analyst
Caitlin Styrsky Policy Analyst
Chelsea Brown Administrative Aide
Taylor Lee Legislative Aide
Annel Gonzalez Legislative Aide
Texas Senate District 5 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]
Websites: Campaign Site
Senator Charles Schwertner: District 5
Twitter: @DrSchwertner
Facebook: Campaign Page
Campaign Office
Address: PO Box 2448
Georgetown, Texas 78627
Phone: 512-863-4563
Capitol Office
Room: E1.608
Address: P.O. Box 12068
Austin, TX 78711
Phone: 512-463-0105
District Office
Room: Bryan District Office
Address: 3000 Briarcrest Drive Suite 202
Bryan, TX 77802
Phone: 979-776-0222
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  • Game Day. #GigEmAggies

    2 days ago

  • Please join me Sept 20 for Dr. Schwertner's 5th Annual Ranch Roundup BBQ & Fundraiser from 6-9pm in Schwertner, TX

    2 days ago

  • Texas expecting to add over 600k to Medicaid...even WITHOUT expanding the program under #Obamacare. #txlege

    12 days ago

  • Texans should feel confident that their parents and grandparents are safe and well cared for in our state's nursing homes. #txlege

    14 days ago

  • RT @GOPAC: Congrats to GOPAC Emerging Leader @DrSchwertner on being appointed Chair of the Senate Health and Human Services Cmte http://t.c…

    15 days ago

  • My "three strikes" proposal sends clear message to TX nursing homes: get your act together or the state will shut you down. #txlege

    15 days ago

  • Nursing home administrators need to understand that abuse and neglect will not be tolerated in Texas. #txlege

    15 days ago

  • VIDEO: Opening remarks from @DrSchwertner during first meeting as Chair of Senate Health & Human Services #txlege

    15 days ago

  • Congrats to Gateway Charter School on the ribbon-cutting of their campus in Georgetown! #schoolchoice #tcot

    15 days ago

  • RT @brianmrosenthal: Chair @DrSchwertner: Goal of hearing is to "start a conversation" on who is uninsured, what services are available and…

    15 days ago