Lance Gooden was born in Terrell, Texas. He graduated from Terrell High School. He earned a bachelor's degree in finance and government from the University of Texas. Gooden’s career experience includes working as an insurance broker. Before being elected to Congress, Gooden was a member of the Texas House of Representatives, from 2011 to 2015 and from 2017 to 2019. He entered Congress on January 3, 2019.
117th US Congress Committee on Financial Services, Member