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Senator Daniel B. "Danny" Verdin, III

Senator Daniel B. "Danny" Verdin, III

Chairman, Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee

Republican - Laurens

District 9 - Greenville & Laurens Counties - Map

Columbia Address

404 Gressette Bldg.
Columbia 29201

Business Phone (803) 212-6230

Home Address

P.O. Box 272
Laurens 29360

Home Phone (864) 682-8914

Business Phone (864) 984-4129

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Personal Information

  • Owner, Verdin's Farm & Garden Center
  • Residing in Laurens
  • Born May 9, 1964 at England Air Force Base in Alexandria, Louisiana
  • Son of Daniel B. Verdin, Jr. and Eloise Watts Verdin
  • Bob Jones University, B.A., 1986
  • September 26, 1987 married Kimberlee Diane Owens, 4 children, Annemarie, Daniel, Whitson, and Caroline
  • Agriculture and Natural Resources Advisor, Governor's Office, 1987-1989
  • Chairman, Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee 2007-2011
  • Majority Whip for Senate Republican Caucus, 2011
  • Division Commander Sons of Confederate Veterans, 1998-00
  • Laurens County Cattlemen's Association
  • Hickory Tavern Young Farmers, Mountville Grange
  • Joanna Lions Club
  • 2006 Friend of SCAV, South Carolina Association of Veterinarians
  • Legislator of the Year, South Carolina Farm Bureau, 2006
  • Legislator of the Year, South Carolina Veterinarians Association, 2007
  • Legislator of the Year, Palmetto Cycling Coalition 2008
  • Senate Legislative Champion, Palmetto Family Council 2007-2008
  • South Carolina Quality of Life Award, South Carolina Realtors Association 2008
  • Friend of the Taxpayer Award 2008, South Carolina Taxpayers Association
  • Honorary State FFA Degree, 2009
  • John W. Parris Agricultural Leadership Award 2009, by the South Carolina Agricultural Educators Association
  • 2009 Advocate of the Year, South Carolina Advocates for Agriculture
  • Honorary Chair for the 2009 State 4-H Congress
  • 2009 Legislator of the Year, South Carolina Poultry Federation
  • 2010 Business Advocate Award, South Carolina Chamber of Commerce
  • 2010 Senator of the Year, South Carolina Human Service Providers
  • Member, Historical Pendleton Farmers Society
  • 2010 Honorary American FFA Degree
  • 2012 BIPEC Sword and Mace Award
  • 2012 Business Advocate Award, South Carolina Chamber
  • 2012 Friend of the Taxpayer Award, South Carolina Taxpayers Association
  • Old District 96 Commission's 2012 Legislator of the Year Award
  • Senate Legislative Champion, Palmetto Family Council 2011-2012
  • 2013 Business Advocate Award, South Carolina Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Faith Free Presbyterian Church
  • Previously served in the Senate 2001-2013

   

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