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Pennsylvania State Senate

LeAnna Washington



Session Year Position District Party
2005 4 Democrat
2007 4 Democrat
2009 4 Democrat
2011 4 Democrat
2013 4 Democrat
 Counties   Montgomery, Philadelphia


1945 -

LeAnna M. Washington, born in 1945, in Philadelphia, daughter of LeAnna Brown; W. Phila. H.S.; Lincoln Univ. (M.A.), human svcs.; Flemming Fellows Ldrshp. Inst., JFK Sch. of Govt., Harvard Univ., 2002; hon. Doct.: Arcadia Univ., Luth. Theol. Sem.; frmr. mgr.: Phila. Parking Auth. Emp. Assist. Prog.; bd. mem.: Pa. Child. Trust Fund; mem.: Gov. Health Care Adv. Panel, Child. Health Adv. Cncl., Intra-Govt. Cncl. on Long-Term Care, Phila. Chap. NAACP Exec. Bd., Natl. Museum of African Amer. Hist. Task Force, Alpha Kappa Alpha, Teenshop Inc., NW Action Pol. Alliance, Agape Outreach Ministries, Lincoln Univ. Alum. Assn., Gaudenzia E. Reg. Adv. Bd.; awds.: Ruby Awd., Delta Sigma Theta Sor. Quaker City Alum. Chap. Soc. Action Awd. in Pol. Awareness & Involv., Sigma Gamma Rho Sor. Alpha Eta Sigma Phila. Alum. Chap. Golden Rose Awd., Civic Ldr. Awd. for Women Against Abuse, Office of Lt. Gov. Drum Maj. Soc. for Justice-2005, Women Leg. Lobby Pacesetter Awd.-2005; Pa. House of Representatives, 1993-2005; v-chair: Pa. Leg. Black Caucus; elected to Pa. Senate in a special election May 17, 2005; min. chair: Aging & Youth Comm.; 3 children. Resigned October 31, 2014.