Terri Barton is the second wife of Texas Congressman Joe Barton –who revealed he had sexual relationships with other mature adult women after a nude photo of him made it to social media.
Terri’s husband is currently the senior Republican and serves as Vice Chairman of the full Energy and Commerce Committee.
Born on September 15, 1949 in Waco, Texas; he attendedTexas A&M University, where he was the outstanding industrial engineering student for the Class of 1972. After earning a Master’s of Science degree in Industrial Administration from Purdue University.
In the early 80’s he returned to Texas as a natural gas decontrol consultant for Atlantic Richfield Oil and Gas Company before being elected to Congress.
The senior House Republican recent scandal must be tough on his loved ones, luckily for Terri Barton he allegedly became involved with other only after they separated. Meet Terri below.
#1 Terri Barton is his second ex-wife
Barton divorced his first wife, Janet Sue Winslow in 2003 and his second wife two years ago. Joe and Janet Sue Winslow were married from 1979 until their 2003 divorce.
He wedded Terri Barton in 2004 and the couple divorced in 2015.
#2 She is the mother of his children
According to his website, Joe is the father of four children and also has five grandchildren. Terri is the mother of at least one of his children, 10-year-old son Jack.
#3 Terri Barton made headlines a few years ago
Terri Barton made headlines in 2006, after it was revealed her husband had used campaign money to pay family members. Terri reportedly received more than $57K during the 2006 election cycle. During the 2008 election cycle, Terri Barton received another, $27, 576.
#4 She was employed by her husband
Terri worked in her husband’s campaign. She was the campaign’s outreach director. She was also in charge of fund raising and special events planning.
#5 She is well educated
Terri Barton received a Bachelor of Science degree in Organizational Communication and Marketing from The University of Texas at Austin. She received her Master of Business Administration from Texas Woman’s University in Denton, Texas
#6 She currently holds a top job
According to her LinkedIn, Terri Barton currently serves as director of strategic marketing at LifePoint Health in Texas since 2016. She initially joined Ennis Regional Medical Center as Director of Marketing and Physician Relations in 2011. In July 2016, Terri was named Director of Marketing for three Texas hospitals within LifePoint Health including Ennis Regional Medical Center, Palestine Regional Medical Center, and Parkview Regional Hospital.
#7 She has no media presence
It’s safe to say Terri is very private, she keeps to herself and hardly any photos can be found of her.