Senator Denny Hoskins, represents District 21 in the Missouri Senate. In 2016, he was elected to serve in the Missouri Senate. He was elected to the House of Representatives in 2008 and elected to the office of Speaker Pro Temp in 2013. Senator Hoskins is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). In addition to his legislative duties, he is a Consulting Manager with The Tidwell Group, a full-service accounting and consulting firm specializing in the real estate and construction industries.
Senator Hoskins has received several awards for his work on veterans, job creation and higher education issues.
Senator Hoskins was born in Jefferson City and raised in a small rural town. Upon graduating from Fatima High School in Westphalia, Missouri, Senator Hoskins attended Central Missouri State University on Missouri Boys’ State and Regent’s scholarships. He diligently worked his way through college, holding various jobs such as farmhand, sales associate and part-time accountant. He graduated Cum Laude with a BSBA in Accounting.
Senator Hoskins holds memberships in the American Institute of CPA’s, Missouri Society of CPA’s, Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce, Holden Chamber of Commerce, Missouri Brotherhood of Elks and Warrensburg Noon Rotary. He is also a graduate of the Johnson County and City of Warrensburg C.L.I.M.B. and Missouri Chamber of Commerce Leadership programs.
His favorite hobbies include coaching youth sports, fishing, hunting, traveling, running, golfing, basketball and softball. Senator Hoskins lives in Warrensburg with his wife, Michelle, and they are the parents of Cole, Amelia, Miles, Haile and Andrew.