Tom Holland (politician)

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He announced on February 17, 2010, that he would seek the 2010 Democratic nomination to be the next Kansas Governor. Holland was defeated by more than 30 points by Sam Brownback in the general election. [1]

Professional career

Holland is a small business owner and entrepreneur. He is president of Holland Technologies, an informational technology services firm, and has run the business since 1994. He is also the founder of a Kansas farm winery and vineyard operation called Haven Pointe Winery LLC located in Baldwin City.

Personal life

Holland was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana. He and his wife Barbara have four children - Thomas, Derek, Brandon and Louisa Holland.

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Tom Holland
Member of the Kansas Senate
from the 3rd district
Assumed office
January 12, 2009
Party political offices
Preceded by Democratic nominee for Governor of Kansas
Succeeded by