|North Carolina Utilities Commission|
|July 1, 2013 - Present|
|June 30, 2019|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Appointed by||Gov. Pat McCrory (R)|
|North Carolina House of Representatives District 80|
|1991 - June 30, 2013|
|Bachelor's||Wake Forest University (1972)|
|Birthday||March 22, 1950|
|Place of birth||Denton, North Carolina|
- 1 Biography
- 2 Political career
- 3 Elections/Appointments
- 4 Campaign donors
- 5 Personal
- 6 Recent news
- 7 External links
- 8 References
Dockham previously served as a Republican member of the North Carolina House of Representatives, representing District 80. He was first elected to the chamber in 1990 and served until his confirmation to the NCUC in June 2013.
An insurance consultant by trade, Dockham served as proprietor of Nationwide Insurance Company in Denton, North Carolina from 1972-2010. Dockham is a Fellow of the North Carolina Institute of Political Leadership, a Trustee at Davidson County Community College, from 1987 to present, a member of the American Legislative Exchange Council and the National Conference of State Legislatures.
Dockham received a B.S. in Business from Wake Forest University in 1972.
North Carolina Utilities Commission (2013-Present)
North Carolina House of Representatives (1990-2013)
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Dockham served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Banking, Vice-chair|
|• Commerce and Job Development|
|• Insurance, Chair|
|• Public Utilities, Vice-chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Dockham served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Banking, Vice-chair|
|• Insurance, Chair|
|• Public Utilities|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Dockham served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Financial Institutions|
|• Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House|
In April 2013, Dockham was nominated for the North Carolina Utilities Commission by Governor Pat McCrory (R). The House unanimously confirmed Dockham's appointment on May 29, 2013. The Senate confirmed him in late June.
Dockham ran for re-election in 2012. He defeated Dick Johnson and Christy Jones in the May 8, 2012, Republican primary. He defeated Loretta M. Martin (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 80, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Jerry Dockham Incumbent||68.6%||24,080|
|Democratic||Loretta M. Martin||31.4%||11,009|
|North Carolina House of Representatives District 80 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Jerry Dockham Incumbent||52.5%||5,432|
On November 2, 2010, Dockham won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. He defeated primary opponent Richard Johnson and ran unopposed in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.
|North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 80 (2010)|
|Jerry Dockham (R)||16,593||100%|
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 80|
|Jerry Dockham (R)||27,537|
2012Dockham won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Dockham raised a total of $148,373.
|North Carolina House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jerry Dockham's campaign in 2012|
|Alliance For Access To Dental Care||$8,000|
|North Carolina Dental Society||$6,000|
|North Carolina State Farm Agents & Associates||$6,000|
|Blue Cross Blue Shield Of North Carolina||$6,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$148,373|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, a year in which Dockham was up for re-election, he collected $78,757 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|North Carolina House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jerry Dockham's campaign in 2010|
|Blue Cross Blue Shield Of North Carolina||$5,000|
|Presbyterian Anesthesia Associates||$4,000|
|North Carolina State Farm Agents & Associates||$3,000|
|Bank Of America||$3,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$78,757|
In 2008, Dockham collected $40,115 in donations.
These were the largest contributors in 2008.
|NORTH CAROLINA MEDICAL SOCIETY||$3,000|
|NORTH CAROLINA STATE FARM AGENTS & ASSOCIATES||$3,000|
|NORTH CAROLINA ASSOCIATION OF INSURANCE & FINANCIAL ADVISORS||$2,500|
|NORTH CAROLINA HOME BUILDERS ASSOCIATION||$2,000|
|BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF NORTH CAROLINA||$1,750|
|NORTH CAROLINA AUTO DEALERS ASSOCIATION||$1,500|
Dockham and his wife, Louise, have two children.
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Jerry + Dockham + North Carolina + House"
- All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.
- North Carolina Utilities Commission - Jerry Dockham
- North Carolina House of Representative - Rep. Dockham
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- LinkedIn profile
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998, 1996
- Facebook page
- North Carolina Utilities Commission, " Jerry C. Dockham," accessed July 2, 2013
- The Dispatch, "House confirms Dockham for NC Utilities Commission," May 29, 2013
- High Point Enterprise, "Legislator may leave office for new post," April 30, 2013
- The Dispatch, "Dockham confirmed for commission position," June 27, 2013
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2012 Primary Election Results," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2012 General Election Results," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Official Primary Election Results," accessed June 22, 2012
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2010 Primary Election Results," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Official North Carolina General Election Results- November 2, 2010," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina House of Representatives official election results for 2008
- "2008 campaign contributions"
- 2010 campaign contributions
- 2008 contributions
|North Carolina House - District 80
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|North Carolina Utilities Commission
2013 - Present
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