Phil Mendelson

American politician

Philip Heath Mendelson (born November 8, 1952[1]) is an American politician. He became Chairman of the Council of the District of Columbia, elected by the Council on June 13, 2012.

Phil Mendelson
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9th Chairman of the Council of the District of Columbia
Assumed office
June 13, 2012
Preceded byKwame Brown
Member of the Council of the District of Columbia at-large
In office
January 2, 1999 – November 29, 2012
Preceded byHilda Mason
Succeeded byAnita Bonds
Commissioner of the District of Columbia for district 3C06
In office
January 2, 1985 – January 2, 1997
Preceded byKaj Strand
Succeeded byJim Evans
Commissioner of the District of Columbia for district 3C05
In office
January 2, 1981 – January 2, 1983
Preceded byPosition established
Succeeded byDouglass Sloan
Personal details
Born
Philip Heath Mendelson

(1952-11-08) November 8, 1952 (age 69)
Political partyDemocratic
EducationAmerican University (BA)

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Voters Guide 2006 Supplement" (PDF). The Washington Informer. 2006-09-24. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-06-25.