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Thomas Tennant Zollinger

Thomas Tennant Zollinger, American lawyer. Bar: Wyoming 1972, United States District Court Wyoming 1972, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1979, South Dakota 1996.

Background

  • Zollinger, Thomas Tennant was born on February 13, 1945 in Louisville. Son of Robert William and Betty Beatrice (Benkert) Zollinger.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Murray State University, 1969. Juris Doctor, University Wyoming, 1972.

    Career

    • Private practice, Lander, Wyoming, 1972—1974, Rock Springs, since 1975, Gillette. Prosecuting attorney Sweetwater County, 1987—1991. Surpervising attorney territorial public defender St. Croix, United States Virgin Island, 1993.

      Senior assistant public defender Gillette, Wyoming, since 1994. Director Northern Hills South Dakota Public Defender, 1995—1997. Town attorney Wright, Wyoming.

      Commissioner Wyoming State Bar, Cheyenne, 1983—1985.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Wyoming 1972, United States District Court Wyoming 1972, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1979, South Dakota 1996.

    Politics

    Some people think that involvement in political life is something Christians should avoid. But God is present everywhere, including political institutions.

    Religion

    Our faith rests not on our own feelings, but on the promises of a faithful God.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Loss, fear, grief or guilt may be weighing someone down. Never give up. Keep up with the search of truth in yourself and you will be awarded with the sense of happiness and joy you are looking for.

    Membership

    Chairman Sweetwater County Central Committee Republican Party, 1975—1976, state committeeman, 1977—1980, 1988—1991. Board directors Southwest Wyoming Alcohol Rehabilitation Association, 1981—1987. Member of American Bar Association, American Association For Justice, American Judicature Society, Eagles Lodge, Elks Lodge.

    Connections

    • Married Anne Marie Green Zollinger, April 9, 1993.
    • father: Robert William Zollinger
    • mother: Betty Beatrice (Benkert) Zollinger
    • spouse: Anne Marie Green Zollinger
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    Born February 13, 1945
    (age 72)
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