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McBroom, Ed (R)

State Senator District 38
Office: 7200 Binsfeld Building
Term: First
Phone: (517) 373-7840
Email: senemcbroom@senate.michigan.gov
Home Address: N873 Thaler Dr., Vulcan MI 49892
Website: https://www.senatoredmcbroom.com
Standing Committees: Natural Resources(C), Oversight(C), Elections(VC), Joint Committee on Administrative Rules(VC), Advice and Consent, Environmental Quality, Transportation and Infrastructure
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

BB - Binsfeld Building,  BT - Boji Tower,  CB - Capitol Building,  HOB - House Office Building  


POLITICAL CAREER

Sen. McBroom won election to the state's 38th Senate district in 2018 when he defeated former Rep. Scott DIANDA by securing 54.3 percent of the general election vote. 

McBroom served three terms in the Michigan House from 2010 through 2016. 

WORK EXPERIENCE

A life-long dairy farmer from Dickinson County, McBroom has also served as a substitute teacher for area school districts. As a member of Michigan Farm Bureau's State Policy Development Committee and Michigan Farm Bureau's State Young Farmer Committee, McBroom has presented at different conferences and workshops to over 300 young Michigan farmers each year and helped run several award programs for young farmers around the state.

EDUCATION

McBroom graduated from Norway High School in 1999 and from Northern Michigan University in 2005 with degrees in Music Education and Social Studies Education.

PERSONAL

McBroom is married and has five children. He is a member at First Baptist Church of Norway where he teaches Sunday school, directs the choir and participates in many other activities. He has directed and played French horn in the Norway City Band for 10 years and participated in the Dickinson County Band. McBroom has been an active part of the Dickinson County Fair and the UP State Fair for over 15 years and is currently working on the livestock advisory committee.

LEAD STAFF PERSON:

Kara Ackerman
Cell Phone: 517-712-3723
kackerman@senate.michigan.gov

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