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Stamas, Jim (R)

State Senator District 36
Office: 5200 Binsfeld Building
Term: First
Phone: (517) 373-7946
Home Address: PO Box 592, Midland, MI 48640
Seat Number: 30
Standing Committees: Joint Select Flint Water Public Health Emergency Committee(C), Joint Committee On Administrative Rules(C), Michigan Competitiveness(VC), Economic Development and International Investment, Health Policy, Natural Resources, Legislative Council, Appropriations, Oversight
Subcommittees: General Government(C), Agriculture and Rural Development(VC)
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

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


Sen. Stamas was first elected to the Michigan Senate in 2014 to replace then Sen. John Moolenaar who was elected that same year to the U.S. House of Representatives.  

Stamas served three terms in the Michigan House before being elected to the Senate.  He's also a former two-term member of the Midland County Commission and was a member of the Midland Township Board of Trustees.


Stamas is a former Pizza Sam manager and member of the U.S. Army and Michigan National Guard.

To read MIRS biography of Sen. Stamas, click here.


B.A. Northwood University


Born 2/17/67


Brian Shoaf

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