Sen. Dawn Buckingham, M.D. (R)

Last modified on: 09-25-2017 14:09:22

TX Senator
(Texas Senate)

Entered Office: 01-10-2017 District: 24

General Information

Profession: Ophthalmologist Home Town: Lakeway Birthdate: 02-21-1968 Spouse: Ed

Personal Information

BS-University of Texas at Austin Magna cum Laude; MD-UT Medical Branch at Galveston

S2017 to present.
Buckingham has served as a trustee on the Lake Travis Independent School District and as an appointee on the Sunset Commission, where she reduced the size of government and increased efficiency of government services. She also held a gubernatorial appointment as the vice chair of the State Board of Educator Certification.

Office Information

Dist. 24 - Bandera, Bell, Blanco, Brown, Burnet, Callahan, Comanche, Coryell, Gillespie, Hamilton, Kerr, Lampasas, Llano, Mills, San Saba, Taylor (70%), Travis (5%)


Health & Human Services; Higher Education; Nominations; Veteran Affairs & Border Security

Contact and Phone Numbers

Capitol Office:
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0124
Capitol Fax: (512) 475-3732
District Map

P.O. Box 12068
Austin, TX 78711-2068
(512) 463-0124


Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Chief of Staff Travis Richmond
Deputy Chief of Staff Keith Elkins
Legislative Director Ginny Bell

Other Offices Held

TX Senator (Sunset Advisory Commission)
TX Senator (Legislative Council, Texas)