Doug Carlile is a Conservative running for the U.S. House of Representatives in Texas District 15. He made the decision to run because like many people, he became tired of how things are run in Washington. Instead of just complaining, he decided to do something about it.
Doug lives in Guadalupe County within the city limits of New Braunfels, Texas. He lives there with his lovely wife Sara. They will celebrate their 25th anniversary in 2014. Doug has two sons Andrew and Luke Carlile. He also has an English Springer Spaniel named Duke.
Andrew is a Senior at Grace Preparatory Academy in New Braunfels. Andrew earned his Eagle Scout Rank in December of 2012. Andrew has remained active in Scouting since earning his Eagle Rank. He is the 2014 Youth Course Director for the National Youth Leadership Training Course for the Alamo Area Council. Andrew has been accepted to The King’s College in New York City, and will attend College there beginning in the Fall of 2014. He will pursue a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics.
Luke is in 8th Grade at Cross Lutheran School in New Braunfels, Texas. He is a Life Scout in Troop 413. Luke played both football and basketball for The Cross Eagles. He will be on Staff at the National Youth Leadership Training Course for the Alamo Area Council. Luke will be attending Grace Preparatory Academy in August of 2014 for his High School.
The Carlile family moved to New Braunfels in 2002. They have lived in Guadalupe County since they moved here from Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. Doug worked for The Scooter Store for 12 years, until the company ceased sales operations in March of 2013. After The Scooter Store Doug became a Family Service Counselor for Dignity Memorial, the Nation’s largest provider of funeral and cemetery services. He currently sells Pre-Need Funeral Plans, and Cemetery Property through Goetz Funeral Home in Seguin, and Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park. He receives a lot of satisfaction helping families pre-arrange their final services as well as helping with at-need families.
Sara Carlile also worked for The Scooter Store. She was in the Finance Department, and her 7 years of employment with The Scooter Store ended on December 31, 2013. Sara graduated from Oral Roberts University, with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. Sara has been a CPA since 1990.
Doug attended Oklahoma State University and earned his Bachelor of Science in 1987. He attended the University of the Incarnate Word and earned his Master of Business Administration in 2007. He has been in Sales and Service since his career started 25 years ago. Having worked closely with Medicare Beneficiaries for 12 years at The Scooter Store; he understands how Medicare works, and the struggles that Seniors have on fixed incomes.
Doug and Sara started a Boy Scout Troop and a Cub Scout Pack at Tree of Life Church in 2007. Doug has been Scoutmaster of Troop 413 for the last 7 years, and Sara is the Cub Master for Pack 413. Scouting has been a large part of their family’s life since then. They have seen the impact that Scouting has made on Andrew, Luke, and the other Scouts who have participated. Doug and Sara also serve as Elders at Tree of Life Church located in New Braunfels, Texas. Their service to their church and community is rewarding in so many ways. Their boys Andrew and Luke also volunteer in Children’s’ Ministry at Tree of Life.
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