Sen. John Whitmire (D)

Last modified on: 01-11-2023 20:45:17

TX Senator
(Texas Senate)

Entered Office: 01-1983 Term Ends: 01-2025 District: 15

General Information

Profession: Attorney Home Town: Houston Birthdate: 08-13-1949

Personal Information

BA-University of Houston; Bates College of Law

H-1973-83; S-1983-present.

11/19/21: State Sen. John Whitmire announces he will run for mayor of Houston in 2023. He will continue to run for reelection to the Texas Senate and serve in the first regular session of 2023.

Office Information

Dist. 15 - Harris (20%)


Criminal Justice-Chair; Finance

Contact and Phone Numbers

Capitol Office:
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0115
Capitol Fax: (512) 475-3737
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Houston District Office
803 Yale
Houston, TX 77007
(713) 864-8701
(713) 864-5287


Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Chief of Staff Lara Wendler (512) 463-0115 / (512) 475-3737
Legislative Director Gabe Valenzuela
Legislative Aide Marjorie Kamys

Other Offices Held

Ex Officio Member (Texas Indigent Defense Commission)