Gary Stevens (Alaska politician)

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Gary Stevens
President of the
Alaska State Senate
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 19, 2009
Preceded by Lyda Green
Majority Leader of the
Alaska State Senate
In office
January 17, 2005 – January 19, 2009
Preceded by Ben Stevens
Succeeded by Johnny Ellis
Member of the Alaska Senate
from the R district
Incumbent
Assumed office
February 19, 2003
Preceded by Alan Austerman
Member of the Alaska House of Representatives
from the 36th district
In office
January 20, 2003 – February 19, 2003
Preceded by Carl M. Morgan
Succeeded by Dan Ogg
Member of the Alaska House of Representatives
from the 6th district
In office
January 8, 2001 – January 20, 2003
Preceded by Alan Austerman
Succeeded by Carl M. Morgan
Personal details
Born (1941-08-21) August 21, 1941 (age 72)
McMinnville, Oregon
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Rita
Residence Kodiak, Alaska
Alma mater Linfield College, University of Oregon
Profession professor

Gary Stevens is the President of the Alaska Senate. He is a Republican, representing the R District since his appointment in February 2003. He was previously a member of the Alaska House of Representatives from 2000 through 2003. Stevens was selected on November 6, 2008, as Senate President for the Senate term beginning in 2009. Stevens heads a bipartisan coalition of 10 Democrats and 6 Republicans. [1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Lyda Green (R)
President of the Alaska Senate
2008—present
Succeeded by
incumbent