Member Biography

Richard L. Alloway II


02/22/1968 -

Richard L. Alloway II (R33) Adams, Franklin, and York (Part) Counties 2008 -2012 (R33) Adams, Cumberland (Part), Franklin (Part) and York (Part) Counties 2013-2019

Early Life:

Richard L. Alloway II, born February 22, 1968, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, son of Richard and Saundra Alloway; Chambersburg Area Senior High School, 1986; Shippensburg University B.A., government, 1993; Widener University School of Law, J.D., 2002; attorney, private practice; Magisterial District Justice; married, Shannon; elected, Republican, Pennsylvania State Senate, 2008- resigned, February 28, 2019.

Early Career:

Owner, Madison Settlement Services; attorney, private practice, Alloway Law; Magisterial District Justice; Rich the Carpet Guy, Chincoteague Bike Shop, Chincoteague, Virginia.

Professional titles; business ownership; board memberships; local government; club memberships:

Member, Franklin County Area Development Corporation, Downtown Chambersburg; member, Chesapeake Bay Foundation; National Rifle Association; Hamilton Township Ruritan Club; Franklin County Farm Bureau; Pleasant Hall Fire Company; Trinity Lutheran Church; member, board of governors at State System of Higher Education; president, Green Township/Lurgan Township Lions Clubs; member, Mercersburg Sportsman; board member, president, Falling Spring Chapter of Trout Unlimited.

Pennsylvania Politics:

Elected, Republican, Pennsylvania State Senate, 33rd district, Adams, Franklin, and York (Part) Counties, 2008-2012, Republican, Pennsylvania State Senate, 33rd district,  Adams, Cumberland (Part), Franklin (Part) and York (Part) Counties 2013-2019; Majority Caucus Administrator, 2013-2014; Majority Caucus Secretary 2015-2019; committee assignments, Community, Economic and Recreational Development, Game and Fisheries, Judiciary, Law and Justice (Vice Chairman), Rules and Executive Nominations, State Government; elected, Chesapeake Bay Committee; resigned February 28, 2019.


The Pennsylvania Manual, (2017-2018). Bogden, S. (Editor).  McKain, A. (Editor). (Volume 123) Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, pages 3-36, 3-38; Biographies of Members of the Senate, page 3-14.