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Ronnie Glynn

Candidate for State Senate for District 22

Ronnie says, “I’m running to be a defender and a fighter for our public school system so that all of our students have the opportunity to succeed. After all, Nelson Mandela said, ‘Education is the most powerful weapon we can use to change the world’.”

Website: ronnieforsenate.com

Ronnie’s Vision

  • No Tennesseans working multiple jobs to make ends meet
  • Defending workers’ rights
  • Supporting jobs that encourage creativity and productivity
  • Creating a minimum wage in Tennessee of $15
  • Streamline and speed up the unemployment application process
  • Passionately supporting and voting for unions
  • Providing guaranteed sick leave for every Tennessee employee
  • Bringing positive and productive change to the lives of Tennesseans
  • Supporting public schools in order to provide a competitive workforce
  • Making healthcare affordable and accessible for all Tennesseans
  • Giving Veterans the resources they need to prosper in society

Personal Information

  • Graduated from Halls High School
  • Studied Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at Trident At AIU
  • Father of four
  • Small business owner
  • Dedicated mentor to Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America

Professional Career

  • Served 23 honorable and distinguished years in the US Army
  • Retired as a Sergeant Major
  • Awarded numerous medals and citations including:
  • Bronze Star
  • Defense Meritorious Service Medal
  • Meritorious Service Medals
  • Joint Service Commendation Medal
  • Army Commendation Medals
  • Army Achievement Medals
  • Army Good Conduct Medals
  • Army Service Ribbon
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Afghanistan Campaign Medal with 2 stars
  • Iraq Campaign Medal with 2 stars
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
  • Master Parachutist Badge
  • Nato Medal
  • Overseas Service Ribbons
  • Korean Defense Service Medal
  • Non-commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbons

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