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Leonard, Tom (R)

State Representative District 93
Office: 164 CB
Term: 3rd
Phone: (517) 373-1778
Home Address: PO Box 261, Dewitt, MI 48820
Seat Number: 5
Standing Committees: Legislative Council(C), House Fiscal Agency Governing Committee(VC)
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

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


In his first run for public office, Rep. Leonard won the 93rd District seat in 2012 with 56.6 percent of the vote in the general election. He survived a competitive four-way primary that August, beating his next closest competitor by 204 votes. He won re-election in 2014 with 56 percent of the vote.


Representative Leonard worked as an assistant attorney general for the state and as a prosecutor for Genesee County.

To read MIRS biography of Rep. Leonard, click here.


Rep. Leonard holds a bachelor's degree in history and Spanish from the University of Michigan and a law degree from Michigan State University. 


His wife's name is Jenell. Before deciding to practice criminal law, Rep. Leonard considered becoming a sports agent. 


Representative Leonard is a former chair of the DeWitt Township Public Safety Committee and is an associate member of the Clinton County Farm Bureau.


Don Pero

Additional Information

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Extra $175M For Roads Signed Into Law (03-20-2018)

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Schuitmaker Pops Leonard On Leyton Contributions (03-05-2018)

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Senate, House Sends $175M Road Funding Bill To Gov (03-01-2018)

Duggan Coming Back With Different Auto Insurance Coalition (02-28-2018)

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House Wants English To Be Michigan's Official Language (02-22-2018)

ABC Trumpets Support From Legislative Leaders, GOP Guber Frontrunners (02-21-2018)

Extra $175M For Roads Rolls Through House (02-21-2018)

Not All Of Gov's $175M For Roads Going Into Roads (02-20-2018)

Speaker Leonard Will Now Turn His Attention To Speedier Road Funding (02-15-2018)