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RONALD R. COWELL


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1975 34 Democrat
1976 34 Democrat
1977 34 Democrat
1978 34 Democrat
1979 34 Democrat
1980 34 Democrat
1981 34 Democrat
1982 34 Democrat
1983 34 Democrat
1984 34 Democrat
1985 34 Democrat
1986 34 Democrat
1987 34 Democrat
1988 34 Democrat
1989 34 Democrat
1990 34 Democrat
1991 34 Democrat
1992 34 Democrat
1993 34 Democrat
1994 34 Democrat
1995 34 Democrat
1996 34 Democrat
1997 34 Democrat
1998 34 Democrat
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

12/14/1946 -

COWELL, Ronald Raymond, a Representative from Allegheny County; born in Philipsburg, Centre County, Pa., December 14, 1946; graduated, Pittsburgh Central Catholic High School; B.A., political science, University of Pittsburgh; J.D., Widener University School of Law; housing administrator, University of Pittsburgh (6 years); president, Young Democratic Club of Allegheny County (1971 and 1973); Wilkins Township representative, Churchill Area Ecology Committee (1973-1974); president, Wilkinsburg Community Action Association, Incorporated (1979-1980); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1974; served 11 more consecutive terms; appointed, board, Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (1981-1998); appointed, Pennsylvania Milrite Council (1983-1988); appointed, member, State Board of Education; appointed, member, Governor’s Commission for Children and Families; appointed, member, Governor’s Commission on Preparing America’s Teachers; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1998); president, Education Policy and Leadership Center (1999-present).