Glenn E. Trowbridge

Glenn E. Trowbridge
Born 1943
Charleston, West Virginia, U.S.
Residence Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
Alma mater San Diego State University
National University
Occupation Politician
Political party Republican Party
Spouse(s) Patricia Lynn Hill
Children 1

Glenn E. Trowbridge (born 1943) is an American politician. He serves as a Republican member of the Nevada Assembly.

Early life

Glenn E. Trowbridge was born in 1943 in Charleston, West Virginia.[1]

Trowbridge graduated from San Diego State University, where he received a bachelor of science in psychology.[1] He received a master in business administration from the National University.[1]


Between 1979 and 2001, Trowbridge was director of human resources for Clark County, Nevada, followed by director of its parks and recreation department.[2] He later worked for Safe Nest, a non-profit organization which helps victims of domestic violence.[2]

Trowbridge serves as a Republican member of the Nevada Assembly.[1] He was appointed to this position due to the vacancy left by Wesley Duncan.[2] He is a member of the National Rifle Association (NRA).[1]

Electoral History

Trowbridge ran for office at least two times before his appointment to the Assembly. He was the Republican nominee for Assembly seat 20 back in 1982. He lost to Democratic incumbent Robert G. Craddock by a margin of 54-43%.[3] He also ran for Las Vegas City Council in 2009, narrowly losing to Stavros Anthony 50.08-49.92%.[4] In the June 16 primary, Trowbridge was defeated by businessman Jim Marchant by a margin of 62.5-37.5% due to the former's support of a state commerce tax.[5]

Personal life

Trowbridge married Patricia Lynn Hill.[1] They have a son, Thomas.[1] They reside in Las Vegas, Nevada.[1]


  1. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 "Assemblyman Glenn E. Trowbridge". Nevada Legislature. Retrieved February 5, 2016.
  2. 1 2 3 Botkin, Ben (December 16, 2014). "Clark County picks ex-parks and rec director to fill Assembly seat". Las Vegas Review-Journal. Retrieved February 5, 2016.
  3. Heller, Dean. "1982 General Election Returns".
  4. "Nevada Secretary of State: Elections Results: City of Las Vegas". Retrieved 2016-02-08.
  5. REVIEW-JOURNAL, COLTON LOCHHEAD and BEN BOTKIN LAS VEGAS (2016-06-16). "Nevada primary winners and losers". Las Vegas Review-Journal. Retrieved 2016-06-19.

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