Reginald Tate (politician)

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Reginald Tate
Member of the Tennessee Senate
from the 33rd district
Assumed office
Personal details
Born (1954-09-14) September 14, 1954 (age 63)
Political party Democratic
Residence Memphis, Tennessee
Alma mater University of Memphis
Profession Architect

Reginald Tate (born September 14, 1954) is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Tennessee Senate for the 33rd district, which encompasses part of Shelby County.[1]

Education and career[edit]

Reginald Tate graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Architectural Engineering from the University Of Memphis. He works as an architect and is the President and CEO of Accent by Design. He has been the Vice Chairman of the Cocaine, Alcohol Awareness Program.[1]

Public office[edit]

Reginald Tate was first elected to the state senate in 2006. He is the Vice Chair of the Senate Education Committee and Health Disparity Committee, and he is the Treasurer of both the Tennessee Legislative Black Caucus and the Shelby County Delegation. He is a member of the Senate Commerce, Labor and Agriculture Committee; the Joint Fiscal Review Committee; the Joint Fiscal Review Contract Services Subcommittee; Joint Business Tax Committee; the Joint Lottery Oversight Committee; the Cover TN Advisory Committee; the Special Joint Committee to Study Professional Boxing, Mixed Martial Arts, Wrestling, and Sparring; and the Special Joint Committee to Study Small Business Retention and Development. He also serves on the Shelby County Democratic Party Executive Committee.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Tennessee Senate Member". Archived from the original on July 15, 2007. Retrieved September 10, 2007. 
Preceded by
Shea Flinn
Tennessee State Senator, 33rd District
Succeeded by