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Zemke, Adam (D)

State Representative District 55
Office: S989 HOB
Term: 3rd
Phone: (517) 373-1792
Home Address: 2860 Gladstone Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Seat Number: 74
Standing Committees: Education Reform(VC), Elections and Ethics, Financial Services
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

CB - Capitol Building,  FB - Farnum Building,  HOB - House Office Building 


Having worked in politics and government previously, Zemke ran for Washtenaw County Commissioner in 2010 and lost. In 2012, he decided to go for the Michigan House and won election at the age of 29. 


Zemke has worked in the automobile industry. On the political side, he has previously worked for former Rep. Kathy Angerer. 


He earned a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in mechanical engineering from Michigan State University. 


Zemke is a fifth-generation Washtenaw County resident, who has lived in the community his entire life.


He has served on the Dexter Township Public Safety Advisory Committee, the City of Ann Arbor’s Housing and Human Services Advisory Board and the Washtenaw County Community Action Board.


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