Adam Driggs

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Adam Driggs
Member of the Arizona Senate
from the 11th district
Assumed office
January 10, 2011
Preceded by Barbara Leff
Member of the Arizona House of Representatives
from the 11th district
In office
January 2, 2006 – January 10, 2011
Succeeded by Kate Brophy McGee
Personal details
Born Phoenix, Arizona
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Leonore Driggs
Children 5
Residence Phoenix, Arizona
Alma mater

Arizona State University

Brigham Young University
Occupation Lawyer
Religion The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon)

Adam Driggs is a Republican State Senator representing the 11th district. He is Chairman of the Senate Veterans and Military Affairs Committee. Previously he was a member of the Arizona House of Representatives, representing the 11th District from 2007 until 2011. He is the former Chairman of the Arizona House Judiciary Committee.

Adam Driggs was the recipient of the 2010 Legislator of the Year Award from the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry. He was also chosen as the Arizona Capitol Times' "Best Republican Senator" in their annual awards presentation.


Driggs is married to his wife Leonore and together they have 4 Children: Emily, J.R., Charlie, and Walter.[1]


Driggs received his BA in Economics from Brigham Young University in 1990 and his JD from Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law and Arizona State University in 1993.[1]

Professional experience[edit]

Driggs has been a small business owner since 1997. He was a prosecutor for Maricopa County Attorney's Office from 1995-1997. He was also a clerk at a law firm in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Currently he is an Attorney at Driggs Law Group.[1]


  • Leader of Boy Scouts[1]
  • Volunteer for Habitat for Humanity


  1. ^ a b c d "Senator Adam Driggs Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved 12 October 2012. 

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