(Politician and Businessman)
Thom Tillis is an American politician. He is serving as the junior United States Senator from North Carolina since 2015.
Facts of Thom Tillis
|Age:||60 years 8 months|
|Birth Date:||August 30, 1960|
|Full Name:||Thom Tillis|
|Birth Place:||Florida, USA|
|Profession:||Politician and Businessman|
|Father's Name:||Thomas Raymond Tillis|
|Mother's Name:||Margie Tillis|
|Education:||University of Maryland Global Campus|
|Eye Color:||Light Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Taurus, Capricorn|
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Relationship Statistics of Thom Tillis
|What is Thom Tillis marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|How many children does Thom Tillis have ? (name):||Two (Ryan Tillis, Lindsay Tillis)|
|Is Thom Tillis having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Thom Tillis gay ?:||No|
|Who is Thom Tillis wife ? (name):||Susan Tillis|
More about the relationship
Thom Tillis has been married twice in his life. His first wife was his high school girlfriend. The name of his ex-wife is unknown.
After that, he married his second wife, Susan Tillis. There is no information about their marriage date.
The couple together has two children named Ryan Tillis and Lindsay Tillis. They currently lives in Cornelius, North Carolina.
Who is Thom Tillis?
Thom Tillis is an American politician and businessman. He is serving as the junior United States Senator from North Carolina.
He defeated Democratic incumbent Kay Hagan in the 2014 U.S. Senate election.
Thom Tillis: Birth, Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education
He was born on August 30, 1960, in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. His birth name is Thomas Roland Tillis and has caucasian ethnicity.
He is the eldest son of Margie (mother) and Thomas Raymond Tillis (father). He has three elder sisters plus two younger brothers.
While he was at high school, Tillis was elected student body president. After high school, Thom attended Chattanooga State Community College.
He then joined the University of Maryland University College and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in technology management in 1997.
Thom Tillis: Professional Life, Career
After university graduation, Thom Tillis began his career as a computer operator at the Provident Life and Accident Insurance Co in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He entered politics in 2002 by serving on the parks and recreation board of Cornelius, North Carolina.
He served as a town commissioner for two years from 2003 to 2005. After that, he ran for the General Assembly in 2006. He defeated incumbent John W. Rhodes and won the election.
After that, he became the campaign chairman for the House Republican Caucus in 2010. Governing magazine named him one of 17 “GOP Legislators to Watch” in May 2011.
In January 2013, Tillis became the Speaker of the House by the Republican Caucus for the second time. In 2014, Thom was the Republican Party’s nominee for the 2014 U.S. Senate election in North Carolina.
On May 17, 2017, Thom participated in a three-mile race but he collapsed and was taken to the hospital. Later, he sent a video from Twitter saying he was doing fine.
In Nov 2020, the election for the US Senate will be held. In this, Thom and Cal Cunningham are nominated for the position.
Thom Tillis: Net Worth and Salary
This politician’s estimated net worth is $1 million.
As per the sources, a senator receives an average salary of around $174k per year.
Rumors and Controversy
Many citizens criticized Tillis during the Republican primary campaign in 2014 for raising money for his Senate campaign from groups lobbying the statehouse.
The native people criticized him because that was not allowed because he was running for federal office.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight
Thom Tillis’s height and weight are average. His eye color is light brown and his hair color is light.
Social Media Profiles
Thom is currently active in social media like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
He has around 133.89k followers on his Facebook while his Instagram account has a fan following 6.2k. He has got over 101.8k followers on Twitter.