Brent Hill (politician)
|40th President pro tempore of the Idaho Senate|
|Assumed office |
January 18, 2011
|Preceded by||Robert Geddes|
|Member of the Idaho Senate|
from the 34th district
|Assumed office |
December 24, 2000
|Born||April 23, 1949|
Rigby, Idaho, US
|Education||Brigham Young University–Idaho|
Utah State University (BS)
Early life and career
Born and raised in Idaho, he attended Sugar-Salem Schools and graduated as valedictorian from Madison High School. After attending Brigham Young University-Idaho, he graduated as the Outstanding Accounting Graduate from Utah State University in Logan, Utah. He has a degree in accounting from Utah State University.
He served over twenty years as the Chief Executive Officer of Rudd & Company CPA. Hill is a certified public accountant and certified financial planner.
Hill is a member of the Board of Directors of Citizens Community Bank with offices throughout Eastern Idaho. In 2001, Hill was elected to represent Idaho's 34th Legislative District which encompasses Madison and Fremont Counties.
Hill is a native of Rexburg, Idaho. He is married to Julie Ann Slaugh and they are the parents of four sons.
Senate President Pro Tempore
- State Affairs
Hill is a named member of the Idaho United Against Prop 1 Political Action Committee (PAC), which was created to oppose Idaho Proposition 1 (2018). The PAC's treasurer is "Ernie" Stensgar, a member of the Coeur d'Alene tribe. In 2015, tribal representatives testified during Idaho Senate and House State Affairs committee hearings that they were worried that historical racing terminals at racetracks would negatively impact their own tribal casino revenues.
- "Senator Hill". Senator Hill. Retrieved 2017-04-03.
- "Brent Hill is the new pro-tem". Spokesman.com. Retrieved 2017-04-03.
- "Bedke re-elected speaker, Hill as Senate president pro-tem". Spokesman.com. Retrieved 2017-04-03.
- "Former governor candidates split on horse-racing vote. Garden City's mayor opposes it". idahostatesman. Retrieved 2018-09-27.
- "Tribe elects new council members; Stensgar elected chairman". Retrieved 2018-09-27.
- "Senate State Affairs Committee - 02/09/15". legislature.idaho.gov.
- "House State Affairs Committee - 03/12/15". legislature.idaho.gov.
- News Staff (February 20, 2019). "Sen. Hill: No Add the Words legislation this session". KBOI-TV. Retrieved March 8, 2019.
| President pro tempore of the Idaho Senate