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February 26, 2014

Meet the March 4 primary election candidates: Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace

Name: Bernard R. Suchocki

Age: 71

Occupation: trial attorney

Family: My wife, Connie Givens Suchocki, is a former school teacher and Aledo ISD trustee. We have been happily married for 46 years and we have been Parker County residents for the last 25 years. Our son is Bernard “Chip” Suchocki Jr., a firefighter, and our daughter is Amy Suchocki Cleveland, who is employed by a defense contractor. We have four granddaughters: Savannah, Caroline, Elizabeth and Macy.

Educational background: JD Doctor of Jurisprudence; graduate courses in mathematics; bachelor of science degree in Physics and Mathematics.

Professional affiliations or memberships: lifelong conservative Republican; member of the Apollo XIII mission operations team; Presidential Medal of Freedom Award to the Apollo XIII Mission Operations Team; United States Supreme Court and United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, participant; board-certified personal injury trial lawyer; Texas State Bar; Texas State Bar, Litigation Section; United States District Court for the Northern, Eastern, Western and Southern Districts of Texas.

Community involvement: Willow Park City Council (member), Willow Park Planning & Zoning (former commissioner), Willow Park Department Board of Directors (former member), El Lago City Council (former member); Public service speaker for the last 25 years regarding the Apollo program and the “Success of Apollo 13.” Such presentations include graphics-rich video, personal text messages from Apollo astronauts and memorabilia flown in space and taken to the lunar surface. I have made local presentations to local and area students and the following organizations: , Stuard Elementary, McAnally Intermediate, Mary Martin Elementary, S.H. Crowley Intermediate, Crowley L. Davis Elementary, Davis Learning Center, Ruth Cherry Elementary, Wayside Middle School and teachers at Mary Martin Elementary; Aledo Lions Club; Republican party; former volunteer tax assessor/collector for the City of El Lago; East Parker County Chamber Association; Center of Hope volunteer; Snack Pack volunteer for Aledo students.

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