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JEROME P. KNOWLES


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
2009 124 Republican
2010 124 Republican
2011 124 Republican
2012 124 Republican
2013 124 Republican
2014 124 Republican
2015 124 Republican
2016 124 Republican
2017 124 Republican
2018 124 Republican
2019 124 Republican
 Counties   Berks, Carbon, Schuylkill

Biography

07/30/1948 -

Berks and Schuylkill Counties (2010-2014), Berks, Carbon and Schuylkill 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, State Representative David Argall (2002-2009); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in a Special Election held May 19, 2009; Sworn-In, June 8, 2009 to serve the remaining 2009 term; currently serving his 6th consecutive term.