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Wayne Allard (Alan Wayne Allard)

Wayne Allard was United States Senator from Colorado, veterinarian. Recipient Charles A. Lory Public Service award, Colorado State University, 1999, Outstanding Legislation award, Home Care Association of Colorado, Humane Legislation of Year award, American Humane Association, 2001, Champion of Wheat award, National Association Wheat Growers, 2003, Friend of Home Care, Home Care Association Colorado, 2003.

Background

  • Allard, Wayne was born on December 12, 1943 in Fort Collins, Colorado, United States.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado State University, 1968.

    Career

    • Veterinarian, director Allard Animal Hospital. Member Colorado State Senate, 1983-1990, United States Congress from 4th Colorado District, Washington, 1991—1997. United States Senator from Colorado, 1997—2009.

      Deputy majority whip, 2003—2009.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Chairman United Way; active 4-H Foundation. Member American Veterinary Medical Association, Colorado Veterinary Medicine Association, Larimer County Veterinary Medicine Association (past president), Board Veterinary Practitioners (charter member), American Animal Hospital Association, National Conference State Legislatures (vice-chairman human resources committee since 1987, healthcare cost containment committee), Loveland Chamber of Commerce.

    Connections

    • Married Joan Malcolm, March 23, 1967. Children: Christie, Cheryl.
    • spouse: Joan Malcolm
    • children: Christie Allard
    • Cheryl Allard
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    Born December 12, 1943
    (age 73)
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