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.
Dan has worked in finance for the past decade and in sales/management previously.
Legislator Tarwater earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Rockhurst College, with a major in marketing.
He has a wife, Paula, and 3 children: Abby, Danny, and Mitch.
2020 Committee Assignments
Inter-Governmental Affairs (Chairman)
Justice & Law Enforcement
Chairman of Jackson County Legislature in 2005, 2007, 2012 and 2015
Vice-Chairman of the Legislature for 2008, 2010 and 2019.
First elected to the Legislature in 1994, then re-elected in 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010 and 2014
Dan Tarwater III
Jackson County Legislator
415 E. 12th Street
Kansas City, MO 64106 email