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Chip Pickering Edit Profile

also known as Charles Willis Pickering Jr.

United States Representative from Mississippi

Chip Pickering, former United States Representative from Mississippi.


Pickering, Chip was born on August 10, 1963 in Laurel, Mississippi, United States.


Bachelor in Business Administration, University Mississippi, 1986. Master of Business Administration, Baylor University, Waco, Texas, 1989.


Liaison United States Department of Agriculture, 1989—1990. Legislation assistant to Senator Trent Lott United States Senate, Mississippi, 1992—1996. Member United States Congress from 3rd Mississippi District, 1997—2009.

Co-chairman Mississippi for Bush, 2000, 04. Member energy and commerce committee United States Congress, assistant minority whip.


Married Leisha Jane Prather (separated). Children: Will, Ross, Jackson, Asher, Harper.

Leisha Jane Prather

Will Pickering

Ross Pickering

Jackson Pickering

Asher Pickering

Harper Pickering