Alex Shook

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Alex Shook
West Virginia House of Delegates District 44
Former member
Term in office began
2006
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Attorney
Alex Shook (b. August 20, 1969) was a Democratic member of the West Virginia House of Delegates. He represented District 44 from 2006-2010.

Shook earned his BA in Psychology from West Virginia University in 1991. He went on to receive his MS in Industrial and Labor Relations in 1993. He then earned his JD from West Virginia University College of Law in 1997.

Shook is a Real Estate Development Partner for Zoey 2, Limited Liability Company. He is also partner of Hamstead, Williams & Shook Professional Limited Liability Company, Attorneys at Law.[1]

Committee assignments

While a member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, Shook served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010

Shook did not run for re-election to District 44 in 2010.[2]

Personal

Shook has a wife, Alicia.

Controversy

Shook was arrested on January 27, 2010 on a misdemeanor DUI charge while returning from a local Chamber of Commerce dinner. He pleaded guilty to the charge and was fined. Interestingly, Shook had introduced a bill in the House on January 13, aimed at reducing recidivism of DUI driving offenses for those under the age of 21. It is believed by some reporters that Shook had already decided not to run for re-election.[3][4]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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West Virginia House of Representatives District 44
2006–2010
Succeeded by
Anthony P. "Tony" Barill (D)