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congresswoman , Lawyer

Tillie Kidd Fowler, lawyer, former congresswoman. President Junior League, Jacksonville, Florida, 1982—1983; chairman Florida Humanities Council, 1989—1991; president Jacksonville City Council, 1989—1990, member, 1985—1991; member board visitors United States Naval Academy, 1995—2005; chairman house page board, 1996—2005; member Chief of Naval Operations Executive Board, 2003—2005.

Background

Fowler, Tillie Kidd was born on December 23, 1942 in Milledgeville, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Culver and Katherine Kidd.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, Emory University, 1964. Juris Doctor, Emory University, 1967.

Career

Legislation assistant Republican Robert G. Stephens, 1967—1970. Counsel White House Office of Consumer Affairs, 1970—1971. Member 103d-106th Congresses from 4th Florida district, 1993—2001, member armed services committee, transportation and infrastructure committee.

Deputy majority whip. Chairman transportation subcommittee on oversight, investigation & management. Attorney Holland & Knight, Washington, 2001—2005.

Chairman, Defense Policy Board United States Department Defense, 2003—2005. Vice chair House Republican Conference. Member independent panel investigating abuses at Abu Ghraib prison, 2004.

Membership

President Junior League, Jacksonville, Florida, 1982—1983. Chairman Florida Humanities Council, 1989—1991. President Jacksonville City Council, 1989—1990, member, 1985—1991.

Member board visitors United States Naval Academy, 1995—2005. Chairman house page board, 1996—2005. Member Chief of Naval Operations Executive Board, 2003—2005.

Connections

Married L. Buck Fowler, 1968. Children: Tillie, Elizabeth.

father:
Culver Kidd

mother:
Katherine Kidd

spouse:
L. Buck Fowler

child:
Elizabeth Fowler

child:
Tillie Fowler