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H. SHELDON PARKER, JR.


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1967 Republican
1968 Republican
1969 42 Republican
1970 42 Republican
1971 42 Republican
1972 42 Republican
1973 42 Republican
1974 42 Republican
1975 42 Republican
1976 42 Republican
1977 42 Republican
1978 42 Republican
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

04/14/1938 -

PARKER, H. Sheldon, Jr., a Representative from Allegheny County; born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., April 14, 1938; attended, Mt. Lebanon Public Schools; attended, finance courses, New York Institute of Finance; B.A., political science, Williams College, 1960; M.A., political science, University of Pittsburgh, 1965; served, Pennsylvania National Guard (1964); served, United States Army Reserve; investment broker and director of public relations, Parker/Hunter Inc. (1962-1979); author; member, Republican State Committee (1964-1966); director, The Performing Arts for Children; director, Health Systems Agency of Southwestern Pennsylvania; Republican State Committeeman; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1966; served 5 consecutive terms thereafter; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1978); secretary and treasurer, Pennsylvania Public Television Commission (1979-2003); general manager and CEO, Pennsylvania Public Television Network.
 
 
 
Archival Collections

Papers of Hon. H. Sheldon Parker, Jr., 1967-1978, Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Harrisburg.