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Tom McInnis' Biography

Office:

Contact Information

Office

North Carolina Senate
300 North Salisbury Street, Room 314
Raleigh, NC 27603-5925

Full Name:

Thomas 'Tom' Moses McInnis

Gender:

Male

Family:

Wife: Janice; 4 Children

Birth Place:

Richmond County, NC

Home City:

Ellerbe, NC

Religion:

Christian

Attended, Certified Auctioneers Institution, Indiana University

Attended, Reisch College of Auctioneering

Majority Whip, North Carolina State Senate, 2021-present

Senator, North Carolina State Senate, District 25, 2015-present

Candidate, North Carolina State Senate, District 25, 2020

Former Member, Agriculture/Environment/Natural Resources Committee, North Carolina State Senate

Former Member, Appropriations on Natural and Economic Resources Committee, North Carolina State Senate

Former Member, Finance Committee, North Carolina State Senate

Former Member, Judiciary II Committee, North Carolina State Senate

Former Member, Program Evaluation Committee, North Carolina State Senate

Former Member, Select Committee on Storm-Related River Debris/Damage in North Carolina, North Carolina State Senate

Former Member, State and Local Government Committee, North Carolina State Senate

Former Member, Workforce and Economic Development Committee, North Carolina State Senate

Chief Operating Officer/ Principal Auctioneer/Principal Broker, Iron Horse Auction Company, Incorporated, 1983-present

Member, Executive Committee, Central Carolina Boy Scout Counsel, present

Lifetime Member, National Rifle Association (NRA), present

Member, North Carolina Forestry Association, present

Member, Richmond County School Board, present

Former Member, Board of Directors, National Auctioneers

Former Member, North Carolina Auctioneers Licensing Board

Member, Richmond County Board of Education

Awards:

* Elected to the North Carolina Auctioneers Association Hall of Fame
* Recipient of the Prestigious National Auctioneers Association President's Award of Distinction

Reason for Seeking Public Office:

Tom is running for the Senate because he believes rural North Carolina has been short-changed by politicians in Raleigh and Washington for too long. He wants to use his small business and education experience to make a difference, and reform state government so communities like ours aren't left behind.

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