Ken Maddox
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Ken Maddox

Republican

American politician

Garden Grove, California

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Ken Maddox

American politician
Summary
Experience
57
Years of Age
6
Years of Experience
CAResidence (state)

Kenneth W. Maddox (born February 29, 1964 in Long Beach, California), also known as Ken Lopez-Maddox is a former California State Assemblyman who served from 1998 until 2004, representing part of Orange County. He received his bachelor of science degree from California Polytechnic State University, Pomona and is a member of the fraternity Sigma Phi Epsilon. He has his master of arts degree in management from National University and was a past Senior Fellow of Public Policy at UCLA. He was a deputy sheriff for Los Angeles County and a police officer in Tustin prior to his election to the Assembly. He remained a reserve police officer during his tenure in the legislature. He has also been a volunteer firefighter, and served in the Army National Guard and Army Reserve from 1981 to 1989. He returned to service in the military following the attack on our nation on 9-11. Ken Lopez-Maddox is a member of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. His father's family is from Yuma, Arizona and are designated "Arizona Pioneers". He is of Norwegian and Russian Jewish ancestry. In 2018, he became a Democrat.

Experience

Education

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National University
MA Management
2000
California Polytechnic State University, Pomona
BS Communication Arts

Past Positions

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Assemblymember
California State Assembly
1998 - 2004
Councilmember
Garden Grove City Council, California
1996
First Lieutenant
Army National Guard
1981 - 1989
Experience
Police Officer

Other Experience

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Advisory Board Member
Breast Cancer Survivors
Chair
Garden Grove Housing Authority
Chair
Garden Grove Industrial Development Authority
Commissioner
El Toro Citizens Advisory Commission
Honorary Board Member
Doris Tate Crime Victims Bureau
Member
Orange County Library Advisory Board
Member
Chamber of Commerce
Member
Benevolent Protective Order of Elks