Dan Newberry was born on November 22, 1975. He is third generation
Tulsan and is an active member of Victory Christian Center. He earned
a diploma of Charismatic Ministry at Oral Roberts University, a
Liberal Arts B.S. from Oral Roberts with a focus on Leadership and
Organizational Management and has been a business professional in
the mortgage banking industry for eighteen years and is now the
Vice President of Real Estate Development at Tulsa Teachers’ Credit
Senator Newberry is a member of the Sand Springs, Jenks, and Glenpool
Chambers of Commerce, and is a member of the OU Capitol Society.
Sen. Newberry was elected to the State Senate in November 2008.
He and his wife, Laura, have four children: Claire, Paige, Eva and
Alex. He currently serves in the Republican Leadership as Chairman
of the Business and Commerce Committee. He also serves as a ranking
member of four additional standing committees: Appropriations, Appropriations
Subcommittee on Select Agencies, Pensions, and Transportation and
served as a Senate Majority Whip.
Sen. Newberry authored a constitutional amendment during his first
session fighting Patient Protection Affordable Care Act, otherwise
known as Obamacare. He
has received multiple awards from Americans United for Life and
Oklahomans for Life for authoring legislation which protects the
sanctity of human life at all stages. As a strong supporter of the
military, he established the Gold Star Medal of Honor, which is
given to the spouse or family members of an American soldier killed
in action since 9/11.
Sen. Newberry is the founder of the Paul Revere Reading Society,
created to motivate elementary students to read. The
Oklahoma Farm Bureau named him a member of the prestigious “100
Percent Club,” and the Oklahoma State Chamber honored him with the
Guardian of Free Enterprise award for championing the economic development
and growth of business in our state. Senator Newberry was selected
to serve as a Henry Toll Fellow for the 2014 class.
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Rm. 233
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Executive Assistant: Melanie Morriss
| Tulsa, OK 74107
District Information: District 37
Zip codes Represented
- 74008, 74033, 74037, 74050,
74063, 74066, 74107, 74127, 74131, 74132, and 74137.
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