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Vernon Asbill
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New Mexico Senate District 34
Incumbent
In office
2005 - 2013
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$0/year
Per diem$159/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2008
First electedNovember 2, 2004
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sMcMurry University
Master'sWestern New Mexico University
Personal
BirthdayApril 11, 1945
Place of birthSan Angelo, TX
ProfessionSchool Administer
ReligionUnited Methodist
CandidateVerification
Vernon Asbill (b. April 11, 1945) is a former Republican member of the New Mexico Senate representing District 34 from 2005 to 2013.

Asbill was Budget Chair on the Artesia City Council from 1986 to 1988. He was a Teacher for Artesia High School from 1970 to 1979. He was Assistant Principal of that same school from 1979 to 1984. He then worked as Principal for Zia Intermediate School from 1984 to 1988. Asbill was Superintendent of Schools for Cloudcraft Municipal Schools from 1984 to 1992. He was then Superintendent for Carlsbad from 1992 to 2003.

Asbill earned his B.A. from McMurry University in 1968. He went on to receive his MBA from Western New Mexico University in 1978.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Asbill served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Asbill served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: New Mexico State Senate elections, 2012

Asbill did not run for re-election in 2012.[1][2]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Asbill was re-elected to the 34th District in the New Mexico Senate. Asbill had no challenger.[3]

Asbill raised $5,850 for his campaign.[4]

Campaign donors

2008

Listed below are the largest contributors to Vernon Asbill's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Mescalero Apache Tribe $1,000
Navajo Refining Co. $1,000

Personal

Asbill and his wife, Kate, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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New Mexico State Senate District 34
2005–2013
Succeeded by
Ron Griggs (R)