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Pennsylvania House of Representatives




Session Year Position District Party
2015- 2016 200 Democrat
 Counties   Philadelphia


COOK-ARTIS, Tonyelle, a Representative Philadelphia County; born in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; graduated, Lankenau High School; B.A., political science, Bennett College; M.A., political management, George Washington University; staff assistant, Congresswoman Dr. Alma Adams; constituent service representative, Philadelphia city councilwoman Marian Tasco; chief of staff, Pennsylvania State Representative Cherelle Parker (10 years); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in a Special Election, March 15, 2016 to serve the remaining 2015 term; Sworn-In, April 5, 2016 and served 1 term; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House for the 2017 term; manager, government relations, Delaware River Port Authority.