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Bizon, John (R)

State Senator District 19
Office: 3400 Binsfeld Building
Term: First
Phone: (517) 373-2426
Email: senjbizon@senate.michigan.gov
Home Address: 114 Castleridge Drive, Battle Creek, MI 49015
Website: https://www.senatorjohnbizon.com
Seat Number: 5
Standing Committees: Families, Seniors and Veterans(C), Health Policy and Human Services(VC), Energy and Technology, Oversight, Appropriations
Subcommittees: Community Health/Human Services(VC), Joint Capital Outlay, Natural Resources and Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy, Universities and Community Colleges
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

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


POLITICAL CAREER

Sen. Bizon won the 19th Senate district in 2018 after defeating Democrat Jason NOBLE by securing 58.6 percent of the vote.

Bizon won the Republican primary in 2018 by defeating former Rep. Mike CALLTON

First elected to the Michigan House in 2014, Dr. Bizon is a past president of the Michigan State Medical Society.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Dr. Bizon is an ear, nose and throat-otolaryngologist in Battle Creek who has been in medical practice for almost 40 years.

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

EDUCATION

Dr. Bizon earned a bachelor of science from Michigan State University and a medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine. His residency took place at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Texas.

PERSONAL

Sen. Bizon and his wife, Deborah, have been married for 41 years and together have raised four adult children. John and Deborah have belonged to the Catholic Church community since childhood, including the Battle Creek St. Philip and St. Joseph churches over the past 24 years.

LEAD STAFF PERSON:

Jake Jelsema
Cell Phone: (269)509-1860
jelsema@senate.michigan.gov

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