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JEROME P. KNOWLES


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
2009- 2010 124 Republican
2011- 2012 124 Republican
2013- 2014 124 Republican
2015- 2016 124 Republican
2017- 2018 124 Republican
 Counties   Berks, Carbon, Schuylkill

Biography

07/30/1948 -

Berks and Schuylkill Counties (2010-2014), Berks, Schuylkill and Carbon Counties (2015-present)

KNOWLES, Jerome P., "Jerry," a Representative from Berks, Carbon and Schuylkill Counties; born in Coaldale, Schuylkill County, Pa., July 30, 1948; graduated, Marian Catholic High School, 1966; graduated, Thaddeus Stevens Trade School, 1969; realtor; police officer, Tamaqua Police Department (1972-1979); owner, Knowles Market (1979-1989); elected, council, Tamaqua Borough (1982-1990); elected, mayor, Tamaqua (1990-1996); elected, commissioner, Schuylkill County (1996-2002); legislative assistant, Pennsylvania State Representative David Argall (2002-2009); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in a Special Election held May 19, 2009 to serve the remaining 2009 term; Sworn-In, June 8, 2009 and is currently serving his 5th consecutive term.