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Representative Joseph A. "Joe" McEachern

Representative Joseph A. "Joe" McEachern

Democrat - Richland

District 77 - Richland County - Map

Columbia Address

330B Blatt Bldg.
Columbia 29201

Business Phone (803) 212-6875

Home Address

P.O. Box 3751
Columbia 29230

Home Phone (803) 786-8304

Business Phone (803) 735-1808

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Personal Information

  • Real Estate Broker
  • Residing in Columbia
  • Born April 10 in Dillon
  • Son of the late Lawrence and the late Gilbertine McEachern
  • Attended Furman University and Columbia International University, majoring in Political Science and Christian Education resprectively
  • June 21 married Penny Smith, 2 children, Joseph II and Aaron
  • Former Richland County Sheriff Deputy
  • Former Member, Board of Directors, Central Midlands Council of Governments, S.C. Central Carolina Economic Alliance
  • Regional Transportation Authority
  • South Carolina Association of Counties Legislative Committee
  • Student Advisory Committee of Cyril Busbee, State Department of Education and Governor John C. West, 1972-73
  • Member, House Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Committee
  • House Invitations Committee
  • Appointed to Workforce Review Committee
  • Director, Christian Education, Ridgewood Baptist Church


Committee Assignments

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Service In Public Office

  • Richland County Council, 1997 - 2008, Chairman 2007 - 2008
  • House of Representatives, 2009 - Present

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