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Biographical Profile for Mark Strama
Previous Candidate for State Representative District 50, Texas
Age: 47
Party: Texas Democratic Party
Phone: 512 633-3795
Address: P.O. Box 270263
Austin, TX 78727
Mark Strama's positions and views on the issues:
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General: (political statement of goals, objectives, views, philosophies)
no response
Personal: (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Crystal Cotti
1 Child: Victoria.
Birth Date: 09/10/1967
Birthplace: Houston, TX
Home City: Austin, TX
Education: (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)
BA, Political Science/Philosophy, Brown University, 1990.
Profession: (profession and work experience outside politics)
Owner/Franchise, Sylvan Learning Center, 2007-present
Consultant, Accenture eDemocracy Services, 2003-2004
Director of Business Development, Accenture eDemocracy Services, 2003
Senior Vice President, Public Elections,, 2000-2003
Founder/Chief Executive Officer,, Incorporated, 1999-2000
Co-Founder, CharityGift, Inc., 1998-1999
Director of Programs, Rock the Vote, 1995-1997.

Military: (branch, years of service, active duty experience, highest rank, medals, honors, discharge date and type)
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Civic: (past and present organizations, charities involvement)
Member, Pflugerville MEN in Education, 2006-present
Director, Kids Voting United States of America, 2004-present
Member and Bronze-Level Sponsor, Pflugerville Chamber of Commerce, 2004-present
Member, Pflugerville Council of Neighborhood Association, 2004-present
Founding Member/Director, Hope Street Group, 2001-present
Member, Pflugerville Chamber of Commerce
Member, Pflugerville Council of Neighborhood Associations.

Civil Practices, Vice Chair
Juvenile Justice and Family Issues, Member
Political: (dates and titles of previously held political offices)
Member, Texas House of Representatives, 2005-present
Candidate, Texas State House of Representatives, District 50, 2006
Chief of Staff, Office of State Senator Rodney Ellis, 1991-1995.
Researcher/Writer, Ann Richards Gubernatorial Campaign and Inaugural Committee, 1991.
Religion: (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)
no response
Accomplishments: (significant accomplishments, awards, achievements)
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