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Joe AdamsDEMDemocrat State Representative, District 86
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MOResidence (state)

Joe Adams (born January 4, 1944) is an American politician. succeeding Rory Ellinger, as a member of the Missouri House of Representatives, from 2015 to 2019. He was succeeded by Maria Chappelle-Nadal for one term, then after she stepped down, was elected again to his old seat in 2020, taking office in 2021. He is a member of the Democratic Party.

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Education5 - 5 of 3
Leadership Saint Louis
1997 - 1998
University of Missouri
MA Urban American History
1970 - 1971
University of Missouri-Kansas City
BA History
1966 - 1970
Past Positions1 - 4 of 4
University City
1995 - 2010
University City’s Council, Ward 2
1975 - 1995
History Professor
Saint Louis Community College
1971 - 2003
United States Air Force
Other Experience1 - 27 of 27
Finance Chair
School District of University City Prop U Committee
Episcopal Cathedral Chapter Board
2010 - 2013
Board Member
Episcopal Diocese Habitat for Humanity
2009 - 2012
Advisory Board Member
Citizenship Education Clearing House
2010 - Current
Advisory Board Member
National League of Cities
1994 - 2010
Missouri Chapter Conference of Black Mayors
2002 - 2010
Saint Louis County Municipal League, 2008-2009
2008 - 2009
Ministry Board Member
Missouri Episcopal Diocese Commission
2003 - Current
Missouri Historic Record Commission
2001 - Current
Board of Directors
Young Audiences of Saint Louis
1995 - 2001
Founding Board Member
University City Education Foundation
1997 - 2001
Episcopal Diocese of Eastern Missouri Bishop Search Committee
Missouri Municipal League
1999 - 2000
Board of Directors, Loop Trolley
1999 - Current
The Mayors of Large Cities of Saint Louis County
1997 - 1998
University City School Board President Commission
1996 - 1997
Advisory Board Member
Royal Bank Community Reinvestment Committee
1996 - Current
Missouri Commission on Intergovernmental Cooperation
1985 - 1996
Senior Warden
Episcopal Church of the Holy Communion
1992 - 1995
Saint Louis Community College Meramec President Search Committee
Loop Trolley Board of Directors
Former Member
Higher Education Committee, Missouri Sate House of Representatives
Former Member
Elections and Elected Officials Committee, Missouri State House of Representatives
Former Member
Telecommunications Committee, Missouri State House of Representatives
Former Ranking Minority Member
Local Government Committee, Missouri State House of Representatives
Former Ranking Minority Member
Select Committee on State and Local Governments, Missouri State House of Representatives
National Transit and Transportation Committee