|Born:||December 9, 1954 (age 64)|
|Career:||Governor of Oklahoma, 2011-2019|
U.S. House of Representatives, 2007-2011
Lieutenant governor of Oklahoma, 1995-2007
Oklahoma House of Representatives, 1991-1995
|Education:||Oklahoma Baptist University|
Oklahoma State University
Mary Fallin served as Oklahoma's governor from 2011 to 2019, the state's first female governor.
Fallin was born on December 9, 1954, in Tecumseh, Oklahoma. Both her mother and father served terms as mayor of Tecumseh. Fallin graduated in 1977 from Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in human and environmental sciences, and family relations and child development. After college, she worked for the Oklahoma Department of Tourism and Recreation, Oklahoma Employment Security Commission and Oklahoma Office of Personnel Management, then held several positions in the private sector.
Fallin served in the Oklahoma House of Representatives from 1991 to 1995, then as lieutenant governor of Oklahoma from 1995 to 2007, the state's first female lieutenant governor. From 2007 to 2011, she represented the 5th District of Oklahoma in the United States Congress.
For information on Fallin's policy subject areas, committee appointments and sponsored/co-sponsored legislation during her time in the U.S. House of Representatives, please visit her profile on https://www.congress.gov.
- Remarks at the 2016 RNC - July 21, 2016
- 2014 State of the State Address - Feb. 3, 2014
- 2013 State of the State Address - Feb. 4, 2013
- Weekly Republican Address - April 7, 2012
- 2012 State of the State Address - Feb. 6, 2012
- 2011 State of the State Address - Feb. 7, 2011
- Remarks at the 2008 RNC - Sept. 4, 2008
- Virginia Tech and Lessons of the OKC Bombing - April 19, 2007
- Speech Opposing the Iraq War Resolution - Feb. 15, 2007
- Great Opportunity - Nov. 1, 2010
- Before You Cast Your Vote - Oct. 31, 2010
- Oklahoma - Oct, 28, 2010
- Consider This - Oct. 21, 2010
- Education Equals Jobs - Oct. 14, 2010
- Real People - Sept. 29, 2010
- Stand Up - Sept. 16, 2010
- That's Not Conservative - Sept. 15, 2010
- The Fallin Plan - July 16, 2010
- I Love Oklahoma - June 16, 2010