|Mississippi House of Representatives District 112|
|1994 - Present|
|January 3, 2012|
|Years in position||20|
|Base salary||$10,000 per year|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2007|
|Next general||November 8, 2011|
|Mayor of Gautier|
|1989 - 1993|
|Associate's||Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College|
|Bachelor's||Northeast Louisiana University|
Read is a pharmacist. He attended Northeast Louisiana University and Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.
He is former Mayor/Councilman of the City of Gautier.
Read currently serves on the following committees:
- Conservation and Water Resources
- Fees and Salaries of Public Officers
- Public Health And Human Services
Read is running in the 2011 election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 112. He ran unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011. No Democratic candidates filed to run for election. The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. 
On November 6, 2007 Read was re-elected in District 112, running unopposed.
|Mississippi House of Representatives, District 112 (2007)|
|John Read (R)||5,368||100.00%|
In 2007, Read collected $12,605 in donations.
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
|Mississippi Medical Association||$1,000|
|Mississippi Dental Association||$1,000|
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215-1018
2396 Robert Hiram Drive
Gautier, MS 39552
Phone: 228-497-4090 228-497-4090 (Business)
Phone: 228-497-9852 (Home)
- Mississippi House Member Page
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2009, 2007, 2005, 2003, 1999
|Mississippi House of Representatives District 112
| Succeeded by|
State of Mississippi
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor | Superintendent of Education | Commissioner of Insurance | Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce | Executive Director of Environmental Quality | Executive Director of Employment Security | Chairman of Public Service Commission |