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Yancey, Tenisha (D)

State Representative District 1
Office: S0585 HOB
Term: Second
Phone: (517) 373-0154
Email: TenishaYancey@house.mi.gov
Home Address: Detroit, MI
Website: https://housedems.com/yancey
Seat Number: 86
Standing Committees: Tax Policy(VC), Transportation, Judiciary
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

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


POLITICAL CAREER

Rep. Tenisha Yancey won a special election in November, 2017 to fill the seat vacated by Brian BANKS.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Rep. Yancey was an assistant prosecuting attorney in the Wayne County Prosecutor's office.

EDUCATION

Rep. Yancey received her JD from the University of Detroit-Mercy School of Law in 2013.

LEAD STAFF PERSON:

Brian Schmidtke

Additional Information


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