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Hammoud, Abdullah (D)

State Representative District 15
Office: N694 HOB
Term: 3rd
Phone: (517) 373-0847
Email: AbdullahHammoud@house.mi.gov
Home Address: 254 Mohawk Street, Dearborn, MI 48124
Website: http://housedems.com/state-rep-abdullah-hammoud
Seat Number: 73
Standing Committees: Appropriations
Subcommittees: Health & Human Services(VC), Higher Education & Community Colleges, Environment, Great Lakes & Energy
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

BB - Binsfeld Building,  BT - Boji Tower,  CB - Capitol Building,  HOB - House Office Building  


POLITICAL CAREER

Rep. Abdullah Hammoud was first elected to the Michigan House in 2016 by coming out on top of a six-way Democratic August primary where he secured 38.1% of the vote.  That year he defeated the GOP nominee Terrance Guido GERIN 62% to 38%.  

In 2018, Hammoud won his second term after running unopposed in the Democratic primary.  He then defeated GOP nominee Doug MITCHELL 68.6% to 31.4%. 

In 2020, a third term was at hand for Hammoud when he again went unopposed in the primary and defeated GOP nomiinee Carla O'NEIL 70.49% to 27.1%.  

The state's 15th House district has a Democratic voter base of 69.7% according to Target Insyght.  

WORK EXPERIENCE

After working for three years as a health care consultant in Michigan, he felt a profound need to serve the international community, which led him to serve as a volunteer with the United Nations Relief and Work Agency. He was also a professional health care adviser for Henry Ford Health System and Health Alliance Plan.

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

EDUCATION

Rep. Hammoud graduated from Dearborn Public Schools, having attended McDonald Elementary School, Woodworth Middle School, and Fordson High School. He earned his bachelor's degree in science from the University of Michigan-Dearborn and his master's in public health from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.

CIVIC ACTIVITIES

In 2014, he was nominated and elected as the youngest board member for the Michigan League of Conservation Voters.

LEAD STAFF PERSON:

Megan Kiefer

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