|Oklahoma State Senate District 34|
|November 18, 2014|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||12 years total in state legislative chambers|
|Profession||President/CEO, Better Business Bureau, Oklahoma|
In his professional career, he has been a television producer, an investigative producer, a writer, and an on-air personality. He has spent over 10 years as the pastor of The Community Church in Collinsville. In 1999, he became the President/CEO of the Better Business Bureau for Eastern Oklahoma.
Brinkley graduated from Langston University and later from Oral Roberts University’s School of Theology and Missions.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Brinkley served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Finance, Vice-chair|
|• Pension, Chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Brinkley served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Business and Labor|
|• Health and Human Services|
- See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2010
Brinkley defeated Tim Coager in the Republican primary on July 27 by a margin of 4,727-2,502. He ran unopposed in the general election. Vote totals were not reported.
In 2010, Brinkley raised a total of $167,550 in campaign funds. His top contributors were:
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Rick + Brinkley + Oklahoma + Senate"
- All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.
<ref> tags exist, but no
<references/> tag was found
Brinkley has a son, John, and a grandson, Cristian.
- Senate website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2010
Randy Brogdon (R)
|Oklahoma State Senate District 34
| Succeeded by|