Senate Minority Floor Leader Stephanie Chang

(D-Detroit)
1 Terms
Senate District 1
S-9 C
517-373-7346

senschang@senate.michigan.gov
Official Website

Biographical Information

Home Address: 1348 Joliet Place, Detroit, MI  48207
(313) 806-2466
Born: October 24, 1983 in Detroit
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Sean Gray
Children: Sonya Belle Gray-Chang
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, University of Michigan, 2005; Master of Public Policy and Master of Social Work, University of Michigan, 2014
Employment/Military Record: Alumni engagement coordinator, Center for Progressive Leadership-Michigan (2013-2014); Community Engagement coordinator, James and Grace Lee Boggs School (2013); deputy director, Campaign for Justice (2007-12); organizer, One United Michigan (2005-06)
Governmental Leadership (Elected or Appointed):
Michigan Senate 1st District 2018
General Vote: 62,071 of 86,207 (72%)
Primary Vote: 16,427 of 32,957 (49%)
Campaign Finance Reports
Endorsements: Planned Parenthood Advocates of Michigan, AFSCME Council 25, Michigan AFL-CIO, Michigan Association for Justice, Detroit Regional Chamber PAC, Sierra Club, American Federation of Teachers-Michigan, Planned Parenthood Advocates of Michigan (general election)

Michigan House 6th District 2016
General Vote: 26,301 of 28,426 (92%)
Primary Vote: 5,276 of 7,450 (70%)
Campaign Finance Reports
Endorsements: Sierra Club Michigan Chapter, Planned Parenthood Advocates of Michigan, Michigan Nurses Association; MI Women Win; Michigan League of Conservation Voters, 14th Congressional District Democratic Party, AFSCME, Michigan AFL-CIO, County Road Association, Detroit Regional Chamber PAC, United Auto Workers, MiBank PAC, Michigan Realtors RPAC, Michigan Education Association, Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters, Associated Food and Petroleum Dealers, Michigan Laborers' District Council

Michigan House 6th District 2014
General Vote: 17,926 of 19,075 (93%)
Primary Vote: 4,234 of 8,493 (49%)
Campaign Finance Reports
Endorsements: Michigan Milk Producers Association, Michigan League of Conservation Voters, Michigan Nurses Association, Michigan Association of Police Organizations, Michigan Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers, United Food and Commercial Workers Local 876, Michigan Townships Association Political Action Committee, Planned Parenthood Advocates of Michigan

Other Offices: State Representative, House District 6 (2015-present)
Political Activities: Past Member, Michigan Democratic Party Executive Committee; Michigan delegate to the 2012 Democratic National Convention
Community Activities: Board Member, Southwest Detroit Community Justice Center; Board Member, Asian and Pacific Islander American Vote - Michigan; Member, LaSalle Cooperative; Advisory Committee, New American Leaders; and others.
Religion: Unitarian Universalist

Committee Assignments
Key Legislative Staff
Ellen Heinitz, Chief of Staff
eheinitz@senate.michigan.gov
Jacqueline Ramsey, Director of Constituent Services
jramsey@senate.michigan.gov
Caitlin Stadler, Legislative Director
cstadler@senate.michigan.gov
Nina Robinson, Legislative Aide
nrobinson@senate.michigan.gov

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