Lena Carolyn Taylor – Biographical Profile and Positions on the Issues

Currently Elected State Senator District 4, Wisconsin

Democratic Party of Wisconsin
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1518 West Capitol DriveMilwaukee, WI 53206
(414) 344-4529
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Biographical
Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)

Gender: Female

Family: 1 Child: Isaiah.

Birth Date: 07/25/1966

Birthplace: Milwaukee

Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)

JD, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 1993

BA, English, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1990

Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)

Private Attorney, Taylor and Associates Law Office

Former Attorney, Wisconsin State Public Defender's Office

Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)

Member, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated

Boy Scouts of America

Former Board Member, Daystar

Former Member, Merril Park Association

Member, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Former Board Member/Secretary, West End Development Corporation

Board of Directors, University of Wisconsin, Madison Alumni Association.

Caucuses/Non-Legislative Committees:

Chairperson, Legislative Black and Hispanic Caucus.

Committees:

Finance, Member

Finance, Member

Health, Human Services, Insurance, and Job Creation, Member

Judiciary, Corrections, and Housing, Chair

Retirement Systems, Member

Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)

Political Experience:

Senator, Wisconsin State Senate, 2004-present

Assemblywoman, Wisconsin State Assembly, 2003-2004

Elected in Special Election, Wisconsin State Assembly, April 2003

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