Bio

DISTRICT
State Representative Tom Leonard was first elected to serve the 93rd District in the Michigan House of Representatives in November 2012. The 93rd District encompasses Clinton County and portions of Gratiot County including the city of Ithaca and the townships of Sumner, Arcada, New Haven, North Shade, Newark, Fulton, Washington, North Star, Elba, Hamilton, Lafayette and Wheeler.

EDUCATION
Leonard graduated with a bachelor’s degree in History and Spanish from the University of Michigan and then went on to earn his law degree at Michigan State University.

PROFESSIONAL
Prior to being a state representative, Tom served as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Michigan and was a prosecutor for Genesee County, where he was assigned to the Special Crimes Division.

PUBLIC OFFICES AND AFFILIATIONS
Rep Leonard is the former chair of the DeWitt Township Public Safety Committee and is an associate member of the Clinton County Farm Bureau. He is also an active member of the DeWitt Lion’s Club and the St. John’s Kiwanis Club.

PERSONAL
Tom and his wife Jenell live in DeWitt Township.

COMMITTEES
Leonard serves as vice chair of the House Insurance Committee. He also serves on the House Commerce, Judiciary, Oversight, and Michigan Competitiveness committees.