John D. Payne

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John D. Payne
Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
from the 106th district
Assumed office
January 7, 2003[1]
Preceded by Frank Tulli, Jr.
Personal details
Born 1950 (age 66–67)
Hershey, Pennsylvania
Political party Republican
Residence Hummelstown, Pennsylvania
Alma mater Harrisburg Area Community College
University of Maryland

John D. Payne is a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 106th District and was elected in 2002. Payne currently serves on the House Liquor Control, Local Government, and Tourism and Recreational Development Committees.


Prior to his tenure as a state representative, Payne was Derry Township supervisor for 10 years, two of which he was chairman. He was a member of the Derry Township Sewer Authority for 10 years and served as chairman in 1998. He also served on the Derry Township Library Board for five years.

He is currently a warden for the state Forestry Department, where he has served for 35 years.[2]


Payne graduated from Hershey High School and later attended Harrisburg Area Community College and Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute at the University of Maryland to become a certified fire protection specialist.

Payne and his wife live in Hummelstown and have four grown children and three grandchildren.[2]


  1. ^ "SESSION OF 2003 - 187TH OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY - No. 1" (PDF). Legislative Journal. Pennsylvania House of Representatives. 2003-01-07. 
  2. ^ a b "Representative Payne's Web Profile"

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