|Mississippi House of Representatives, District 8|
|2012 - present|
|January 3, 2016|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 8, 2011|
|First elected||November 8, 2011|
|Next general||November 3, 2015|
|Bachelor's||University of Mississippi|
|Master's||Washington University in St. Louis|
|J.D.||Mississippi College School of Law|
Lamar earned his bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Mississippi, J.D. from the Mississippi College School of Law, and LL.M. in Taxation from Washington University in St. Louis. His professional experience includes practicing law at the firm of Lamar & Hannaford, P.A. in Senatobia, and working as an adjunct professor at Northwest Mississippi Community College.
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Lamar served on the following committees:
|Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• County Affairs|
|• Judiciary A|
|• Judiciary En Banc|
|• Universities and Colleges|
|• Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks|
On November 8, 2011, Lamar won election to District 8 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged in the November 8 general election.
In 2011, Lamar received $12,315 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Trey Lamar's campaign in 2011|
|Anthony, Joe & Suzanne||$1,000|
|Tindall, Mr & Mrs M J||$1,000|
|Mississippi Hospital Association||$750|
|Mississippi Medical Association||$500|
|Mercier, Dr Doug||$500|
|Total Raised in 2011||$12,315|
|Total Votes received in 2011||5,898|
|Cost of each vote received||$2.09|
Lamar has been treasurer of the Tate County Economic Development Foundation and director-at-large of the Mississippi Bar Young Lawyers Division.
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Lamar and his wife, Jill, have one son.
Larry Baker (R)
|Mississippi House of Representatives District 8
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