Christopher Herrod

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Christopher Herrod
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Utah House of Representatives District 62
Former member
In office
2007 - 2013
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$273/day
Per diem$95/day for lodging, $61/day for meals
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Appointed2007
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sBrigham Young University, 1990
Master'sMarriot School of Management, 1992
Personal
Place of birthChicago, IL
ReligionChurch of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Christopher Herrod is a former Republican member of the Utah House of Representatives, representing District 62 from his 2007 appointment to 2013. Herrod ran for the U.S. Senate in 2012.

Herrod was Assistant Professor at Kharkov State University from 1992 to 1993. He then worked for Utah Valley State College-Kiev Branch as Instructor/Advisor from 1995 to 1996. From 1997 to 1998, he worked as an International Marketing Director for Neways International. Herrod then engaged in Project Work for Merck from 1998 to 1999. From 1999 to 2008, he was the owner/manager of Pangaea Development. He also worked as owner/manager of Keystone Developers from 2004 to 2008.

Herrod earned his B.A. in International Relations/Family Living from Brigham Young University in 1990. He went on to receive his Master's Degree in Organizational Behavior from Brigham Young University in 1992.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Herrod served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Herrod served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: United States Senate elections in Utah, 2012

Herrod ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. Senate, representing Utah. He was defeated by incumbent Orrin Hatch and Dan Liljenquist in the Republican Convention.[1]

2010

On November 2, 2010, Herrod won re-election to the Utah House of Representatives, District 62[2].

Utah House of Representatives, District 62 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Christopher Herrod (R) 3,878
Mark Peterson (D) 1,715

2008

On November 4, 2008, Herrod won re-election to the Utah House of Representatives, District 62 defeating opponent Claralyn Hill (D).[3]

Herrod raised $43,275 for his campaign while Hill raised $32,518.[4]

Utah State House of Representatives, District 62 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Christopher Herrod (R) 5,277
Claralyn Hill (D) 3,708

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Herrod received $23,380 in campaign contributions. The largest contributors are listed below.[5]

Utah House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Christopher Herrod's campaign in 2010
Utah Association Of Realtors$2,500
Utah County Republican Party$1,500
Reagan Outdoor Advertising$1,500
Patrick Henry Caucus$1,347
Smith, Bert & Kathy$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $23,380

2008

Herrod raised $43,275 for the 2008 election.

His major contributors are listed below.[6]

Donor Amount
Chris Herrod $5,519
Niles & Janet Herrod $4,000
Utah County Legislative PAC $2,796

Scorecards

The Sutherland Institute Scorecard

See also: The 2012 Sutherland Institute Legislative Score Card

The Sutherland Institute, "a conservative public policy think tank" in Utah, releases its Scorecard for Utah State Representatives and Senators once a year. The Score Card gives each legislator a score based on how they voted in the prior legislative term on specific issues which the Sutherland Institute thought were pro-conservative policies.[7]

2012

Christopher Herrod received a score of 100% in the 2012 scorecard.[8]

Personal

Herrod and his wife, Alia, have four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Utah House of Representatives District 62
2007-2013
Succeeded by
Jon Stanard (R)