|Alabama House of Representatives District 75|
|2000-April 1, 2014|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Bachelor's||University of Alabama|
|Birthday||January 21, 1955|
|Place of birth||Ithaca, NY|
Wren is a member of the House Commerce Committee, Alabama Supercomputer Authority, and co-chairman of the Joint Legislative Energy Committee. Wren chairs the State-Federal Affairs Committee of the National Conference of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL). He is also the vice-chairman of the Commerce, Financial Services, and Communications Committee of the National Conference of State Legislatures, and a member of the American Legislative Exchange Council's Commerce, Insurance and Economic Development Task Force.
Wren earned his B.A. in Public Administration from the University of Alabama. His professional experience includes owning Wren and Associates, an organization "with areas of expertise including federal governmental affairs with a concentration in advocacy efforts" in areas that include insurance and financial services, health care, tax and fiscal policy, and military issues and working as a chartered financial consultant (CHFC), charted life underwriter (CLU) and Financial Representative with Northwestern Mutual Financial Network.
Wren served on these committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:
|Alabama Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Insurance, Vice-chair|
|• Local Legislation, Chair|
|• Montgomery County Legislation|
|• Ways and Means General Fund|
|Alabama House of Representatives, District 75 General Election (2010)|
|Greg Wren (R)||14,046|
|Glenn L. Allen (D)||5,551|
Wren raised $143,056 for his campaign.
Wren was endorsed by:
- The Alabama Tea Party Express
In 2010, Wren raised $85,275 in contributions.
His four largest contributors were:
|Alabama Forestry Association||$7,500|
|Business Council Of Alabama||$6,000|
|Alabama State Employees Association||$4,000|
|Home Builders Association Of Alabama||$3,500|
Below are Wren's top 5 campaign contributors in 2008, a year in which there was no election:
|Business Council of AL||$2,000|
|AL Forestry Assoc||$2,000|
|AL Assoc of Realtors||$1,000|
|First Decade PAC||$1,000|
In 2006, Wren raised $143,056 in donations.
Listed below are those that made the largest contributions.
|Gregory D. & Susan A. Wren||$26,501|
|Alabama Farmers Federation||$20,403|
|Bachus Re-election Cmte||$5,000|
Wren and his wife, Susan, have three children.
On April 1, 2014, Wren pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor ethics violation. As part of the deal, he resigned immediately. The charge stemmed from Wren's ties to a company that employed him as a consultant for $8,000 a month. Wren admitted that he took action in the legislature that could have driven Medicaid business to a pharmacy cooperative with ties to the business he consulted. Wren's attorney stated that the lawmaker did not know of the ties between the pharmacy cooperative his consultee, resulting in a misdemeanor charge because it was an unintentional violation.
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Greg + Wren + Alabama + House" Greg Wren News Feed
- Greg Wren Homepage (Archived)
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative and voting track record
- Alabama House Republican Caucus
- Campaign contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006, 1998
- MyVoteAlabama.com, "Statewide general election results (Archived)," accessed December 13, 2013
- Alabama Secretary of State, "Official 2006 election results," accessed April 15, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Alabama House spending, 2006," November 4, 2006
- The Alabama Tea Party Express, "Endorsements," November 2, 2010
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign contributions
- 2006 contributions to Greg Wren
- sfgate.com, "Ala. GOP legislator resigns, pleads to misdemeanor," April 1, 2014
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