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State legislator

James Peter Trakas, American state legislator. Named one of Outstanding Young Men of America, 1989. Chair Republican Party, Cuyahoga County, since 1996, member executive committee; Member of Cleveland Museum Art, Western Reserve History Society, City Club of Cleveland, Kiwanis Club, Independence, Order of the The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association.

Background

Trakas, James Peter was born on May 5, 1965 in Cleveland.

Education

Bachelor in Social Behavioral Science, The Ohio State University, Columbus, 1987.

Career

Materials manager Allied Color Industries, Inc., 1987—1996. Councilman-at-large City of Independence, 1992—1996. Chief Executive Officer Vivid Polymas Technologies, Inc., 1997—1998.

Representative, district 15 Ohio State House Representatives, Columbus, 1999—2002, representative, district 17, since 2003. Member finance and appropriations committee Ohio State House Representatives, member rules and reformed committee, member state government committee, member higher education subcommittee.

Membership

Chair Republican Party, Cuyahoga County, since 1996, member executive committee. Member of Cleveland Museum Art, Western Reserve History Society, City Club of Cleveland, Kiwanis Club, Independence, Order of the The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association.