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Alan Olson

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Alan Olson
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Montana State Senate District 23
Incumbent
In office
2011-Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$105.31/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits8 years in any 16-year period
Prior offices
Montana State House of Representatives
2001-2009
Personal
BirthdayJune 24, 1956
Place of birthHavre, MT
ReligionLutheran
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Alan Olson (b. June 24, 1965) is a Republican member of the Montana State Senate. He has represented District 23 since 2011.

Olson previously served as a member of the Montana House of Representatives from 2001-2009.

Olson has worked as a service officer at Halliburton Services from 1978-1989. He has also worked as the chief of the Bull Mountain Fire Department and inspector at the Montana Department of Natural Resources, Oil and Gas division.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Olson served on the following committees:

Montana Committee Assignments, 2013
Energy and Telecommunications, Chair
Finance and Claims
Local Government
Rules
General Government, Vice Chair

2011-2012

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

Elections

2010

See also: Montana State Senate elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Olson won election to the Montana State Senate. Olson defeated Kathy Galbreath, Mark Noennig, and Wesley Prouse in the primary. He had no opposition in the general election.

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Olson was up for re-election, he collected $17,127 in donations.[1]

No contributions to his campaign were over $1,000.

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Personal

Olson and his wife, Jean, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kelly Gebhardt
Montana Senate District 23
2011–present
Succeeded by
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