Lisa Benlon
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Lisa Benlon

Republican

American politician

Shawnee, KS
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Lisa Benlon

American politician
Summary
Experience
68
Years of Age
3
Years of Experience
KSResidence (state)

Lisa Benlon (July 9, 1953) is a former member of the Kansas House of Representatives, who represented the 22nd district. She served from 1991–2002 as a Republican. She then served as a Democrat from 2009–2011. Benlon ran for re-election in 2010, but was defeated by Republican Greg A. Smith. Prior to her election to the House, Benlon served on the Shawnee City Council from 1988–1991. From 1973–1988 she worked as an accounting office manager. Benlon is a volunteer with the Boy Scouts of American (1986–present) and has also served in the Lenexa Chamber of Commerce, Republican Women of Lexena, Shawnee Area Chamber of Commerce, and Young Men's Christian Association.

Experience

Education

  (1 of 1)  
Johnson County Community College
AA
1997

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 3)  
Shawnee City Council
Two Terms
1988 - 1991
Representative
Accounting Office Manager 1973-1988
Accounting Office Manager
1973 - 1988

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 7)  
Board Member
Johnson County Substance Abuse Services
1992 - 1997
Volunteer
Boy Scouts of America
1986 - Current
Board Member
Young Men's Christian Association
Experience
Lenexa Chamber of Commerce
Experience
Local Emergency Planning Committee
Experience
Shawnee Area Chamber of Commerce
Experience
Republican Women of Lenexa