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Greg Wren
Greg Wren.jpeg
Alabama House of Representatives District 75
Incumbent
In office
2000-Present
Term ends
November 5, 2014
Years in position 14
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10/day
Per diem$4,308/month
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2000
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Alabama
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 21, 1955
Place of birthIthaca, NY
ProfessionBusiness Owner
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Greg Wren (b. January 21, 1955) is a Republican member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing District 75. He was first elected in 2000.

Wren is a member of the House Commerce Committee, Alabama Supercomputer Authority, and co-chairman of the Joint Legislative Energy Committee. Wren chairs the State-Federal Affairs Committee of the National Conference of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL). He is also the vice-chairman of the Commerce, Financial Services, and Communications Committee of the National Conference of State Legislatures, and a member of the American Legislative Exchange Council's Commerce, Insurance and Economic Development Task Force.

Biography

Wren holds a B.A. in Public Administration from the University of Alabama. He owns Wren and Associates, an organization "with areas of expertise including federal governmental affairs with a concentration in advocacy efforts" in areas that include insurance and financial services, health care, tax and fiscal policy, and military issues. Wren is also a chartered financial consultant (CHFC) and a charted life underwriter (CLU). He has been a financial representative with Northwestern Mutual Financial Network for about 30 years.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

Wren served on these committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:

  • Subcommittee on Regulations (Insurance), Chair
  • Subcommittee on Services (Insurance)
  • Subcommittee on Appropriations

Elections

2010

See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Wren won re-election to the 75th District Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated Glenn L. Allen in the November 2 general election.[1]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 75 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Greg Wren (R) 14,046
Glenn L. Allen (D) 5,551

2006

On November 7, 2006, Wren was re-elected to the 75th District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, running unopposed in the general election.[2]

Wren raised $143,056 for his campaign.[3]

State legislative candidates endorsed by Tea Party organizations

Endorsements

Wren was endorsed by:

  • The Alabama Tea Party Express [4]

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Wren raised $85,275 in contributions. [5]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alabama Forestry Association $7,500
Business Council Of Alabama $6,000
Alabama State Employees Association $4,000
Home Builders Association Of Alabama $3,500

2008

Below are Wren's top 5 campaign contributors in 2008, a year in which there was no election:[6]

Contributor 2008 total
BI PAC $2,000
Business Council of AL $2,000
AL Forestry Assoc $2,000
AL Assoc of Realtors $1,000
First Decade PAC $1,000

2006

In 2006, Wren raised $143,056 in donations. [7]

Listed below are those that made the largest contributions.

Donor Amount
Gregory D. & Susan A. Wren $26,501
Alabama Farmers Federation $20,403
Franklin PAC $5,500
Bachus Reelection Cmte $5,000

Personal

Wren and his wife, Susan, have three children.

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