Chaplik, Joseph

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
State House
Political Affiliation:
Investment Real Estate
Bowling Green State University
Biographical Info:

Joseph Chaplik has more than 27 years of executive leadership experience building and guiding top-tier companies. His past business knowledge, expertise, and accomplishments with Fortune 500 telecommunication companies has conditioned him for future success.
Having the entrepreneurial spirit, in 2005 he ventured out and founded Joseph Bernard Investment Real Estate, specializing in multi-family investments and has experience with over $1B in sales volume. He has offices in Arizona (HQ), Oregon, and Washington.
In 2019, he entered into politics to make a difference for his community and our state. He is married with two children and resides in Scottsdale.

Some of his career/community accolades:
• Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Company
• Business Ethics Finalist Award
• Top Corporate Philanthropy Award
• Top 40 Under 40 Business Leaders – Business Journal
• US Marshals Posse member supporting the fallen officers, and upholding community awareness through Shop with a Cop and local parades including Parada Del Sol
• Member of Maricopa County Sheriffs Memorial Fund, supporting all fallen officers in the state of Arizona
• State Committeeman for LD3
• Won 2020 Republican Primary election against a 3x incumbent in Legislative District 23 for State Representative
• Won 2020 General Election in Legislative District 23 for State Representative with receiving over 80,000 votes.


Promises kept, Re-Elect! Representative Joseph Chaplik works to make Arizona a safe, prosperous place to live – low taxes, a strong economy, ending illegal immigration, and protecting our rights as individuals and parents. He has been a champion for our rights and freedoms with his legislation and influence. Joseph is an effective leader. 100% of his bills were signed by the governor, and he received a 100% rating from Center for Arizona Policy and Free Enterprise Club. Joseph has had a successful career in telecommunications and investment real estate. He remains involved in his local community and supports many organizations in the non-profit sector, law enforcement, and children’s foundations. Joseph is a resident of Scottsdale and is married with two sons. Proven leader working for you!


AZ Free Enterprise Club,

National Federation of Independent Business


Response Legend

  • SSupports
  • OOpposes
  • *Comment
  • Declined to respond
  • Declined to respond, Position based on citation

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Expanding background checks to include guns purchased from private individuals. O
2. Adding “sexual orientation,” “gender identity,” or “gender expression” to the protected classes of race, religion, age, sex, and ancestry in nondiscrimination law. O
3. Prohibiting abortion except when it is necessary to prevent the death of the mother. S
4. Allowing biological males that identify as transgender to play on female sports teams. O
5. Providing state funding to abortion entities that perform or refer for abortion. O
6. Allowing all parents to use tax credits, vouchers, or education savings accounts to enable their children to attend any public, charter, private, homeschool, or online academy. S
7. Legalizing physician-assisted suicide. O
8. Allowing parents to seek professional counseling for their minor child with same-sex attraction or gender identity issues. S
9. Protecting individuals and businesses from being required to provide services or use their artistic expression in a manner that violates their moral or religious beliefs. S
10. Keeping the flat income tax rate in Arizona’s state tax code. S
11. Requiring any government entity, including schools, to inform parents about their child’s physical, emotional, or mental health. S
12. Establishing electric retail competition to eliminate the current monopoly system for electric utilities. S