Jerry W. Tillman

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Jerry Tillman
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Majority Whip of the North Carolina Senate
Assumed office
January 26, 2011
Preceded byKatie G. Dorsett
Member of the North Carolina Senate
from the 29th district
In office
Personal details
Born (1940-10-10) October 10, 1940 (age 78)
Archdale, North Carolina
Political partyRepublican
ResidenceArchdale, North Carolina
Alma materElon University
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Occupationformer school administrator

Jerry W. Tillman (born October 10, 1940) is a Republican member of the North Carolina General Assembly representing the state's twenty-ninth Senate district, including constituents in Moore and Randolph counties.[1] A retired teacher, coach and school administrator from Archdale, North Carolina, Tillman is currently serving in his fifth term in the state Senate. Tillman is the Senate Majority Whip and is Chair or Co-Chair of several committees in the NC Senate. In 2013, Senator Tillman co-authored and introduced the state's controversial "voting reform act," which will require photo ID to vote.[2]