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Meet the nine House members on Swallow panel

Published July 22, 2013 8:14 pm

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2013, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

Rep. V. Lowry Snow, R-St. George, chairman

Snow has served in the House since 2012, when he was chosen to replace Rep. Dave Clark. He earned a bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University and a law degree from Gonzaga University. He has served as president of the Utah State Bar and is a founding partner of the firm Snow Jensen & Reece.

Rep. Brad Dee, R-Ogden, House majority leader

Dee was first elected to the House in 2002. He has a bachelor's degree in public relations and a master's in human resources from the University of Phoenix. He served 10 years as mayor of Washington Terrace and is currently the director of human resources for Weber County.

Rep. Jim Dunnigan, R-Taylorsville

Dunnigan has served in the House since 2003. He has a bachelor's degree in business management from the University of Utah and owns an insurance agency. He is a former member of the Taylorsville City Council.

Rep. Lee Perry, R-Perry

Perry has been a member of the Utah House since 2011. He has a bachelor's degree in criminal justice from Columbia College and is a Northern Utah section commander for the Utah Highway Patrol.

Rep. Mike McKell, R-Spanish Fork

McKell is a freshman representative who earned a bachelor's degree from Southern Utah University and a law degree from the University of Idaho. He founded the law firm McKell Christiansen and has been named a top lawyer by Utah's Legal Elite.

Rep. Jennifer Seelig, D-Salt Lake City, House minority leader

Seelig has been a member of the Utah House since 2006. She has a bachelor's degree from the University of Louisville. She earned master's in public administration from the University of Utah, where she is a doctoral candidate. She is the associate director of government relations for 1-800 Contacts.

Rep. Rebecca Chavez-Houck, D-Salt Lake City, House minority assistant whip

Chavez-Houck has been in the Utah Legislature since 2008. She has a bachelor's degree and master's in public administration from the University of Utah.

Rep. Lynn Hemingway, D-Holladay

Hemingway was elected to the House in 2006. He attended Westminster College and the University of Utah. He retired as director of state government affairs for the Williams Co. in 2002.

Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna

Duckworth replaced her husband, Carl, in the Utah House in 2009 after he was diagnosed with cancer. She attended Salt Lake Community College and the University of Utah.