Senator Donna Campbell: District 25
Occupation: Emergency Room Physician
Education: B.S. Central State University; M.N. Texas Woman's University; M.D. Texas Tech Health Science Center; General Surgical Internship, Methodist Hospital of Dallas; Residency in Ophthalmology, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston
Legislative Experience: Senate Member, 2013-present
Hometown: New Braunfels
Senator Donna Campbell is a double-board certified physician, woman of faith, and proud mother of four daughters who represents the six counties which make up Senate District 25, stretching from San Antonio to Austin.
Senator Campbell was born on a naval base and grew up with a great respect for the military and law enforcement. Her father served in the U.S. Navy and later as a trooper in the highway patrol. Her mother worked in factories most of her life until becoming an R.N. at the age of 48.
Senator Campbell is certified in both emergency room medicine and ophthalmology. She completed her Masters of Nursing from Texas Woman's University as a Cardiovascular Clinical Nurse Specialist, as well as specializing in Nursing Administration. She received her M.D. from Texas Tech University, where she was a member of Alpha Omega Alpha, the honor society for medical schools. She completed her residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston and was awarded the prestigious Morton Award as an outstanding resident in ophthalmology at the Hermann Eye Center.
Senator Campbell has served as the Emergency Department Medical Director for several hospitals, including working for the third largest emergency medicine group in the country. She has also been a county health officer and an EMS Medical director. She has performed hundreds of eye surgeries in Ghana, West Africa, volunteering with the Christian Eye Ministry, and later International Aid.
As a doctor, Senator Campbell has dedicated herself to finding free market solutions to improve the quality of health care for all Texans. She is a member of the Southern Policy Health Council, a physician led policy group in the Southern United States.
In her first session, Senator Campbell was recognized by the Texas Conservative Coalition as a "Courageous Conservative." She is a strong voice for fiscal responsibility, limited government, education reform, assistance for veterans, funding for our roads, and protection of first and second amendment rights. She currently sits on the Transportation, Education, Jurisprudence, and Veterans Affairs and Military Installations Committees, as well as serving as vice-chair of Nominations.
Dr. Donna Campbell and her husband Stan reside in New Braunfels. She feels blessed to serve Senate District 25 and looks forward to continued service for the State of Texas.
[ Press Archives: 2013 ]
November 26, 2013
NRA Honors Senator Donna Campbell with Award
November 8, 2013
Sen. Campbell Opposes Tolling of I-35
November 7, 2013
Sen. Campbell Signs Amicus Brief to SCOTUS Defending Pro-Life Legislation
November 4, 2013
Senator Campbell Writes Letter to AG's Office Asking for Scrutiny of VIA Streetcar Bonds
October 18, 2013
Sen. Campbell Opposes New Streetcar Bonds in Letter to VIA
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District Analysis: District 25