Dade Phelan
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Dade Phelan

Republican

State Representative, District 21

Texas

Addresses

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Capitol
2W. 13 Post Office Box 2910
Austin, TX. 78768
Orange District Office
10984 Farm to Market Road 1442 Suite B
Orange, TX. 77630
State Capitol
Room E1.324 P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX. 78768-2910
Orange
11867 Hwy. 62 N.
Orange, TX. 77632
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Dade Phelan

State Representative, District 21
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46
Years of Age
8
Years of Experience
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Matthew McDade Phelan (born September 18, 1975) is an American real estate developer and politician who is a Republican member of the Texas House of Representatives for District 21, which encompasses half of Jefferson County and all of neighboring Orange County in the far southeastern corner of the state. He has served as Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives since January 2021.

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Experience

Education

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Monsignor Kelly Catholic High School
University of Texas at Austin

Past Positions

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Speaker
Texas State House of Representatives
2021 - Current
Representative
Texas State House of Representatives
2014 - Current
Partner
Phelan Investments
2006 - Current
Legislative Aide
Texas State Senate
2001 - 2006
Staff Assistant
Texas District and County Attorney Association
2000 - 2001
Staff Aide
Office of Majority Leader Dick Arney, United States House of Representatives
1998 - 2000
Former Legislative Staff Member
State Representative Mark Stiles, Texas
Former Legislative Staff Member
State Senator Tommy Williams, Texas

Other Experience

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President
Lower Neches Valley Authority
2013
Former Foreign Delegate
The American Council of Young Political Leaders
Member
Board of Directors, The Jefferson Theater
Member
Board of Directors, Golden Triangle Coastal Conservation Association
Member
Southeast Texas Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
Member
Board of Directors, Texas Lyceum
Member
Texas State Rifle Association
Member
National Rifle Association (NRA)
Member
Board of Directors, St. Anne Catholic Church
Secretary
Board of Directors, Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas
Former Chair
State Affairs Committee, Texas State House of Representatives
Former Member
Select Committee on Texas Ports, Innovation & Infrastructure, Texas State House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Special Water Districts, Texas State House of Representatives
Former Member
Calendars Committee, Texas State House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Article VI, VII & VIII, Texas State House of Representatives
Former Member
Appropriations Committee, Texas State House of Representatives
Former Member
Elections Committee, Texas State House of Representatives
Former Vice Chair
Natural Resources Committee, Texas State House of Representatives