Meet Phil

Terry and I are blessed beyond measure with our growing family.  We are the proud parents of six children, ten granddaughters, and six grandsons.  I’m fighting for the future of our family – and yours.

Meet Phil

As State Representative for the 61st District, Phil King represents the people of Parker and Wise counties in the Texas Legislature. He has earned a reputation as a principle-driven conservative who consistently provides key leadership in passing some of Texas’ most sweeping public policy legislation.

King currently serves on the State Affairs and the Higher Education committees.

King serves on the National Board of Directors for the American Legislative Exchange Council and was the 2015 National Chair. King also serves as Vice-Chairman on the Board of Directors of the Texas Conservative Coalition Research Institute.

Phil was a police officer for 15 years with Fort Worth Police Department and continues to serve in the Texas State Guard. He is a practicing attorney and small business owner. Representative King and his family have been active members of Trinity Bible Church since 1984. Phil and his wife Terry are the proud parents of six children, ten granddaughters and seven grandsons.

Record of Service

Texas House of Representatives

Colonel, Texas State Guard, Civil Affairs Operations Section, Command Group & General Staff

Board of Directors and 2015 National Chair, American Legislative Exchange Council

Board of Directors and Vice-Chairman, Texas Conservative Coalition Research Institute

Advisory Board, Grace House Ministries

Board of Directors, Weatherford College Education Foundation

Past Chair, GOPAC TX (2010)

Justice of the Peace, Parker County (1991-1998)

Adjunct Professor, Dallas Baptist University (1992-1995)

Police Officer/Captain, Fort Worth Police Department (1974-1989)


J.D., Texas A&M University School of Law (formerly known as Texas Wesleyan University School of Law) (1993)

M.B.A., Dallas Baptist University (1986)

B.A., Dallas Baptist University (1981)

Phil and Terry with their 16 grandchildren!