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Pscholka, Al (R)

State Representative District 79
Office: N 1098 HOB
Term: Second
Phone: (517) 373-1403
Email: AlPscholka@house.mi.gov
Home Address: 5810 Longhorn Trail, Stevensville, MI 49127 Dst. Ph.: (888) 656-0079
Website: http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=079
Seat Number: 4
Standing Committees: APPROPRIATIONS(VC)
Subcommittees: HIGHER EDUCATION(C), TRANSPORTATION, HUMAN SERVICES
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

CB - Capitol Building,  FB - Farnum Building,  HOB - House Office Building 


POLITICAL CAREER

Rep. Al Pscholka was first elected to the Michigan House in November 2010.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Pscholka was the district director for U.S. Congressman Fred Upton. He also is a former vice president of Cornerstone Alliance, where he served for nine years and won several national and state awards for developing the Community Partnership for Lifelong Learning, a business-education partnership. He is also a part-time broadcaster, doing play-by-play of local high school sports. Pscholka was part-owner of Cosy Broadcasting, which operated radio stations in South Haven and Stevensville. He served two terms as a trustee on the Lincoln Township Board, and served as secretary to the Southwest Michigan Regional Sanitary Sewer and Water Authority.

EDUCATION

Pscholka earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Western Michigan University.

PERSONAL

Pscholka and his wife Suzanne live in Lincoln Township. Their daughter Angela is a graduate of at Hope College. He is a member of First Church of God in St. Joseph. Pscholka helped bring the HOSTS mentoring program to Benton Harbor Area Schools, and developed the On Location student-teacher internship project, involving more than 1,000 middle school students and over 200 businesses a year. He has been a mentor to students in Benton Harbor for the last 13 years. He also is a member of the Berrien County Farm Bureau, and served with the Michigan Works! Education Advisory Group, and the local Lest We Forget organization.

LEAD STAFF PERSON:

Adam Carlson
Cell Phone: 269-757-2479
adampcarlson@gmail.com

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