Mike Chenault
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Mike Chenault

Republican

American politician

Nikiski, Alaska
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Mike Chenault

American politician
Summary
Experience
64
Years of Age
17
Years of Experience
AKResidence (state)

Charles Michael Chenault (born February 25, 1957) is an American politician in the state of Alaska. Chenault served as a Republican member of the Alaska House of Representatives from 2001 to 2019, representing portions of the Kenai Peninsula Borough, where he has lived for most of his life. Chenault served as the body's speaker from 2009 to 2017. He lost his position as house speaker to Democrat Bryce Edgmon when three Republicans joined a coalition of Democrats to form a bipartisan house majority after the general election in November 2016.

Experience

Education

  (1 of 1)  
Kenai Central High School
Diploma
1975

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 6)  
Representative
Alaska State House of Representatives
2015 - 2019
Speaker
Alaska State House of Representatives
2009 - 2017
Representative
Alaska State House of Representatives
2001 - 2015
Member
Kenai Borough Peninsula School Board
1999 - 2000
Member
Kenai Fire Service Board
1999 - 2000
Vice President
Qwick Construction Company Incorporated
Current

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 31)  
Member
North Peninsula Fire Service and Recreational Area
Current
Member
Elks Club
Current
Member
Moose Lodge
Current
Board Member
North Peninsula Chamber of Commerce
2015 - Current
Former President
North Peninsula Chamber of Commerce
Member
Finance Subcommittee on University, Alaska State House
2007 - 2012
Member
Finance Committee, Alaska State House
2003 - 2012
Member
Finance Subcommittee on Court System, Alaska State House
2005 - 2012
Member
Finance Subcommittee on Health & Social Services, Alaska State House
2001 - 2012
Member
Committee on Economic Development, Trade & Tourism, Alaska State House
2009 - 2012
Member
Legislative Budget & Audit Committee, Alaska State House
2003 - 2008
Member
Finance Subcommittee on Revenue, Alaska State House
2005 - 2008
Member
School District Costs Task Force, Alaska State House
2005 - 2007
Member
Finance Subcommittee on Resources, Alaska State House
2003 - 2004
Member
Finance Subcommittee on Administration, Alaska State House
2003 - 2004
Chair
Special Committee on Military & Veterans' Affairs, Alaska State House
2001 - 2002
Member
Finance Subcommittee on Corrections, Alaska State House
2001 - 2002
Member
Finance Subcommittee on Military & Veterans' Affairs, Alaska State House
2001 - 2002
Member
Finance Subcommittee on Public Safety, Alaska State House
2001 - 2002
Former Member
Resources Committee, Alaska State House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Governor, Alaska State House of Representatives
Former Member
Rules Committee, Alaska State House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Fish and Game, Alaska State House of Representatives
Former Member
Committee on Committees, Alaska State House of Representatives
Former Member
Fisheries Committee, Alaska State House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Transportation and Public Facilities, Alaska State House of Representatives
Former Member
Majority Caucus Committee, Alaska State House of Representatives
Former Member
Legislative Council Committee, Alaska State House of Representatives
Former Member
Finance Committee, Alaska State House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Legislature, Alaska State House of Representatives
Former Member
Labor and Commerce Committee, Alaska State House of Representatives