Senate District 01
Sen. Southerland is married with one child. He is a mortgage broker. He is chair of the Senate Energy, Agriculture, and Natural Resources Committee and 2nd vice chair of the Senate Ethics Committee. He serves as Senate Deputy Speaker and Chaplain of the Senate Republican Caucus. He is a member of Financial Services Standing Committee of the National Conference on State Legislatures, Buffalo Trail Baptist Church, Morristown Area Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club, and National Rifle Association.