4th District Legislator

DAN TARWATER III



2019 Legislative Vice Chair



Dan Tarwater III was elected to the Jackson County Legislature in 1994, and then reelected in 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010, 2014 and 2018. He has been in the insurance industry, holding many positions - commercial, personal and life.


Experience


Dan has worked in finance for the past decade and in sales/management previously.

Education


Legislator Tarwater earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Rockhurst College, with a major in marketing.

Family


He has a wife, Paula, and 3 children: Abby, Danny, and Mitch. 

2019 Committee Assignments


  • Anti-Drug (Chair)
  • Justice & Law Enforcement
  • Public Works
  • Rules

Previously


  • Chairman of Jackson County Legislature in 2005, 2007, 2012 and 2015
  • Vice-Chairman of the Legislature for 2008 and 2010
  • First elected to the Legislature in 1994, then re-elected in 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010 and 2014



Dan Tarwater
Dan Tarwater III
Jackson County Legislator
415 E. 12th Street
2nd Floor
Kansas City, MO 64106
email

Phone
(816) 881-3362

Fax
(816) 881-3340

Legislative Aide
Dawn Hickman

District Map (PDF)