Jerry W. Tillman

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Jerry Tillman
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Majority Whip of the North Carolina Senate
In office
January 26, 2011 – June 30,2020
Preceded byKatie G. Dorsett
Member of the North Carolina Senate
In office
January 1, 2003 – June 30, 2020
Constituency29th district (2003-2019)
26th district (2019-2020)
Personal details
Born (1940-10-10) October 10, 1940 (age 80)
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-sixth Senate district, including constituents in Guilford and Randolph counties.[1] A retired teacher, coach and school administrator from Archdale, North Carolina, Tillman is currently serving in his ninth term in the state Senate. Senator Tillman retired June 30, 2020. 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]


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North Carolina Senate
Preceded by
Dan Robinson
Member of the North Carolina Senate
from the 29th district

Succeeded by
Eddie Gallimore
Preceded by
Philip E. Berger
Member of the North Carolina Senate
from the 26th district

Succeeded by
Dave Craven