The Hollands

State Senator Tom Holland has represented the 3rd Senate District since January 2009.   He is the ranking minority member on both the Senate Assessment and Taxation and Senate Commerce committees. He also serves on the Senate Federal and State Affairs Committee.

 

Married to Barbara for over 35 years and extremely proud parent of four adult children!

 

Legislative Experience:
State Senator of the Kansas Senate 3rd District – January 2009 to Present
State Representative of the Kansas House 10th District – January 2003 to January 2009

 

Occupation:
Owner and President – Holland Technologies,Inc. (active since 1994)

 

Corporate Achievement and Recognition:
1999 & 2000 – Deloitte & Touche Kansas / Western Missouri Technology Fast 50 Award

 

Education:
Indiana University, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, December 1982
University of Minnesota, Masters of Business Administration, August 1987

 

Professional Certifications:
Project Management Professional™ (Since 2001)

 

Community Activities and Awards:
Kansas Small Business Development Center (Past Participation – Advisory Committee Co-Chair)
Recognized by Kansas Disability Caucus for showing leadership to fund programs for people with disabilities (August 2003)

Kansas Citizens for Higher Education – 2009 – 2010 Honor Roll

 

Community Involvement:
Member of Plymouth Congregational Church
Coached numerous baseball and softball teams including Louie Holcom Amateur Baseball Association, Douglas County Amateur Baseball Association, LawrenceParks and Recreation, and Lawrence Girls Fast Pitch Association
Webelos Den Leader
Big Brothers / Big Sisters of Monroe County – Bloomington, IN

 

Favorite Political Figures:
Franklin Roosevelt
Thomas Jefferson
Theodore Roosevelt
Winston Churchill
Harry Truman

Paid for by Tom Holland for Kansas Senate
Kris Marsh, Treasurer