Senator Bill Brown - District 36
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Senator Bill Brown

Occupation: Insurance
Education: Northeastern State University, Education degree
Legislative Experience: Senate Member, 2006 - present
Hometown: Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
Party: Republican

Senator Brown represents the citizens of Senate District 36, which encompasses sections of Broken Arrow and Tulsa.

Brown was born and raised in Henryetta. His father was killed in WWII when his ship sank in the Pacific Ocean. Seaman Elbert Lee Brown was buried at sea and was posthumously awarded the Purple Heart. Sen. Brown was able to get a marker for his father in Arlington National Cemetery, honoring a father he never met.

After receiving a degree in Education, Sen. Brown taught school for four years before entering the insurance industry, which he continued for 44 yrs before retiring in 2013. His family also owns the Lake Eufaula Marina.

Sen. Brown is a civic leader with a passion for service. He was president of the Broken Arrow Rotary Club as well as the past president and board member of the Gatesway Foundation, an organization that helps the mentally and physically disabled.

When he was first elected in 2006, he served as Co-Chair of the Senate Insurance Committee and has served as Chairman of the committee since.

He has received numerous awards and recognitions during his time in the Senate including the following -

  • OCPAC – OK Conservative Political Action Committee Senate Lawmaker of the Year
  • The Military Order of the Purple Heart Special Recognition Award
  • Independent Insurance Agents of OK – Legislator of the Year
  • The Broken Arrow Chamber of Commerce – Legislator of the Year
  • Oklahoma Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) – Oklahoma Free Enterprise Award
  • Gatesway Foundation Award – Appreciation for continued loyalty in supporting individuals w/developmental disabilities

Sen. Brown is married to Linda Brown, a retired teacher in the Broken Arrow public school district. They have four children and nine grandchildren. As a Broken Arrow citizen for over forty years, Bill has always held fast to his conservative principles. Faith is of the utmost importance to Bill and his family.

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Capitol Address
District Address
Senator Bill Brown
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Rm. 232
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405) 521-5602
Executive Assistant: Doris Sesock

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District Information: District 36


Zip codes Represented

  • 74012, 74014, 74129, 74133, 74134, and 74146.


Counties Represented

  • Tulsa
  • Wagoner

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