About Doyle Doyle Heffley was re-elected to serve the people of the 122nd Legislative District in Carbon County based on his priorities of creating a business-friendly environment, reducing taxes, achieving greater fiscal responsibility, more government transparency and restoring government trust. For the 2023-2024 Legislative Session, Doyle was appointed by House Republican Leader Bryan Cutler to serve as Chairman of the Human Services Committee, which has oversight of issues within the Department of Human Services and the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs. As the Republican chairman, Doyle looks to continue leading the way on efforts to curb Pennsylvania’s opioid crisis, including the ever increasing fentanyl epidemic, as well as mental health and services to individuals with intellectual disabilities, autism and physical disabilities. As a 1989 graduate of Lehighton Area High School, Doyle later went on to Lincoln Technical Institute where he received his associate’s degree in architectural drafting and design. Since 1996, he has worked in the trucking industry where his work ethic and dedication propelled him to a management position overseeing more than 100 employees. Prior to his election to the state House, he served as an industry consultant, using his knowledge and experience to assist companies operate more efficiently. In addition to attending Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Trachsville, Doyle is also an active member of the community. He is a member of the Sons of the American Legion Post No. 314 and the Indian Mountain Rod and Gun Club. He is a former member of the Lower Towamensing Planning Commission and has served as both committeeman and chairman of the Carbon County Republican Committee. As an Eagle Scout, he has been instilled with a deep sense of patriotism for state and country. He is an outdoorsman and a strong supporter of Second Amendment rights. Doyle resides in Palmerton with his wife, Kellie. He is the proud father of two daughters, Angela, Elizabeth (husband, Joe) and proud grandfather to Logan Marie.