Representative Bill Gossage is serving his second term in the Arkansas House of Representatives. He represents District 82 which includes portions of Franklin, Madison, and Crawford counties.
During the 90th General Assemby, Rep. Gossage will serve on the committee for Education, the committee for Insurance and Commerce, the committee for Rules, and he is also the chairperson for the House Management Committee.
During the 89th General Assembly, Representative Gossage served on the House Revenue and Taxation Committee and the House Aging, Children and Youth, Legislative and Military Affairs Committee, and the Joint Committee on Advanced Communications and Information Technology. He was elected to serve as vice-chair of the House Freshman Caucus.
Representative Gossage graduated from Arkansas Tech University with a degree in history and political science. He earned his Master’s degree from the University of Arkansas.
Representative Gossage is a retired Superintendent for Ozark Schools. He is the president of the Ozark Area Chamber of Commerce and the vice-chairman of the Ozark Area Friends of the NRA. He also previously served as president of the Ozark Area Youth Association.
He and his wife Tonya have one son.