Senator Donna Campbell: District 25
Occupation: Emergency Room Physician
Education: B.S. Central State University; M.N. Texas Woman's University; M.D. Texas Tech Health Science Center; General Surgical Internship, Methodist Hospital of Dallas; Residency in Ophthalmology, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston
Legislative Experience: Senate Member, 2013-present
Hometown: New Braunfels
Dr. Donna Campbell is a double-board certified physician and proud parent of four daughters. She lives in New Braunfels and works in free-standing emergency rooms in San Antonio, Houston, and Austin.
Senator Campbell is certified in both emergency room medicine and ophthalmology. She completed her Masters of Nursing from Texas Woman's University as a Cardiovascular Clinical Nurse Specialist. She received her M.D. from Texas Tech University, where she was a member of Alpha Omega Alpha, the honor society for medical schools.
Senator Campbell has been recognized as a Top Courageous Conservative by the Texas Conservative Coalition for two consecutive legislative sessions, most recently in 2015. She sits on the Education, Administration, and Health and Human Services Committees and chairs the Veterans Affairs & Military Installations Committee.
In 2013, Governor Perry appointed Senator Campbell to represent Texas on the Southern Regional Education Board Legislative Advisory Council. She has been recognized for her legislative accomplishments by the NRA and Texas Alliance for Life, winning the Courageous Defense of Life Award for her work during the 83rd Legislature.
During the 84th Legislature, Senator Campbell served as the primary author or sponsor of 60 bills that reached the Governor's desk and eventually passed into law.
Senator Campbell has served as the Emergency Department Medical Director for several hospitals, including working for the third largest emergency medicine group in the country. She has performed hundreds of eye surgeries in Ghana, West Africa, volunteering with the Christian Eye Ministry, and later International Aid.
In 2012, she defeated a 29-year incumbent to become the fifteenth woman to ever serve in the Texas Senate. Senator Donna Campbell was born on a naval base and grew up with a great respect for the military and law enforcement. Her public service reflects these values.
[ Press Archives: 2015 | 2014 | 2013 ]
September 16, 2015
Sen. Campbell Celebrates Removal Of Tolls From 281
August 12, 2015
Sen. Campbell Shows Support for Jewish Community Targeted by Vandals
July 1, 2015
Campbell And Larson Request Removal Of Tolls From U.S. 281 In Letter To MPO
(Attachment: Letter to Commissioner Kevin Wolff and the Alamo Area MPO, PDF format)
June 17, 2015
Sen. Campbell Celebrates Successful Legislative Session With 60 Bills Passing To Governor's Desk
(Attachment: List of Authored/Sponsored Bills, PDF format)
June 9, 2015
Sen. Campbell Statement on Fifth Circuit Court's Ruling on HB 2
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Highlights of the 83rd Texas Legislature
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84th Session Committee Membership
District Analysis: District 25