Curry Todd: member of the House State Government Committee
Curry Todd is a member of the Tennessee House of Representatives and was first elected to the State House in 1998. Curry Todd is a Republican with solid conservative credentials, having been a member of the Shelby County Conservative Republican Club, the East Shelby County Republican Club, Republican Women of Purpose, and the Shelby County Republican Women, among others.
Curry Todd is a member of the National Rifle Association and the Tennessee Wing Civil Air Patrol. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), a national association of legislators. Over the course of his career, Curry Todd has been the recipient of many honors, including the Tennessee PTA Life Time Achievement Award in 2006, the Tennessee Home Educators Association Legislator of the Year Award for 2001, the Award of Excellence Shelby County PTA Award in 2008, the FedEx Forum Legislator of the Year Award in 2009, and the Tennessee Association of Elected Officials Legislator of the Year Award in 2010.
As a former police officer, Curry Todd was a legislative liaison and lobbyist for the Tennessee Fraternal Order of Police, a position he held from 1982 to 1987. Curry Todd also worked as a legislative liaison/lobbyist for the Memphis Police Department and Memphis Police Association from 1976 to 1988. Curry Todd is now retired from law enforcement and works as an administrator and business owner.
Curry Todd is a member of the House State Government Committee, the House Business and Utilities Committee, and the House Business and Utilities Subcommittee. He is a native of Tennessee, having been born in Juno on the very last day of 1947. He attended the University of Memphis, and is a member of the Baptist Church.