Election November 2016: Andrea Mahone

Andrea Mahone is running for State Representative District 58.

Election November 2016: Andrea Mahone

Name: Andrea Mahone
City of Residence: Youngstown
Party Affiliation: Individual- no party
Office Desired: State Representative District 58

Why should you be elected
A person with experience, a person you can depend on, a person that will voice the concerns of for 58th district. I have hope for the valley which will make me an instrument of change. I kept the community informed for 10 years as Host for the Increase the Peace and co -host “For the people” show on MYTV. I have always been a community advocate for justice, education, and jobs and I always will. The State Representative seat should be taken seriously, and I will give 110% to set and accomplish goals with Mahoning County leadership. Vote for my integrity, vote for faith, for Andrea Mahone State Representative District 58.

Top three priorities
1) Reform our educational system with new collaborations.
2) Create new jobs and invite companies to the Valley.
3) Improve the criminal justice system for law enforcement and the accused.

Biography
Education
• M.A., 2013 Liberty University, Human Services-Executive Leadership Counseling
• Geneva College, Continuing Education 2001-2002 • The Ohio State University, Continuing Education 1996
• B.A., 1991, Kent State University, Rhetoric and Communication (minor: Organization Development), Kent, OH

Professional Experience
• Just in Time Employment Agency C.E.O. / President 5/2016
• Increase the Peace Host, MYTV Youngstown, Ohio 5/2006- 3/2016
• Vice President/Board Member, Youngstown City Schools, Youngstown, Ohio 1/2010-12/2013
• Cognitive Behavior Case Manager/Staff Advocate, Vision Quest Academy, Franklin, PA 2012-2013
• Recruiter/Academic Advisor, Eastern Gateway Community College, Youngstown, OH, November 2011- December 2012
• Community/City Youth Director, Increase the Peace, Youngstown, OH, November 2005 – March 2012
• Employment Specialist, Mahoning County Job and Family Services, Youngstown, OH, October 1997 – November 2005
• Case Manager, Franklin County Services, Columbus, OH, October 1994 – August 1996
• QMRP, Columbus Developmental Center, State of Ohio September 1993- October 1994

Organizational Leadership/Organizations Experience
• Mayor’s Task Force Executive Board, 2007-2009
• Fellowship of Christian Athletes – Board of Directors, 2008-2010
• Junior League of Youngstown – Community Advisory Board, 2007-2008
• Volney Rogers Football League Association 1991-2001
• OSU Mahoning County 4-H Advisory Board 2010- Present
• Youngstown Works- Mahoning County Building Trades 1998-2005

Certifications and Specialized Training
• Ohio Violence Prevention Program, Ohio Department of Alcohol and Drug Addiction Services, June 2006 and 2007, Columbus, OH
• Ohio Resource Network for Safe and Drug Free Schools and Communities
• Effective Problem-Solving for Offenders, Supreme Court of Ohio, 2009, Columbus, OH
• F.I.S.T Female in Skilled Trades 1998-2001 Building trades/ Ohio Dept. of Development

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