Ronald C. PACKARD, Congress, CA (1931)


PACKARD, Ronald C., a Representative from California; born in Meridian, Ada County, Idaho, January 19, 1931; attended Meridian Elementary School; graduated from Meridian High School, Meridian, Idaho, 1948; attended Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1948-1950; attended Portland State University, Portland, Oregon, 1952-1953; D.M.D., University of Oregon Dental School, Portland, 1953-1957; United States Navy Dental Corps, lieutenant, 1957-1959; dentist; member of the Carlsbad City Council, Carlsbad, Calif., 1976-1978; elected mayor of Carlsbad, Calif., 1978-1982; elected as a Republican write-in candidate to the Ninety-eighth and to the eight succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1983-January 3, 2001); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Seventh Congress in 2000.

Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present