Parker Griffith (R-AL-5)
Parker Griffith, Jr. (R-AL-5)
Rolf Parker “Parker” Griffith, Jr.
Parker Griffith Congressional Candidate Alabama District 5
Biography of Parker Griffith from Congress.gov
a Representative from Alabama
born in Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La., August 6, 1942
- Loyola University, Chicago, Ill., 1962-1964
- B.S., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La., 1966
- M.D., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La., 1970
United States Army Reserve, 1970-1973
teacher; physician; businessman; real estate developer; unsuccessful candidate for mayor of Huntsville, Ala., in 2004
Member, Alabama state senate, 2006-2008
Elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Eleventh Congress
- Changed from the Democratic to Republican Party on December 22, 2009 (January 3, 2009-January 3, 2011)
- Unsuccessful candidate for nomination for One Hundred Twelfth Congress in 2010.