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Munira Yasin AbdullahiDEMDemocrat State Representative, District 9
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Months of Experience
OHResidence (state)

Munira Yasin Abdullahi is an American politician who is the representative for Ohio House District 9. She won the primary on August 2, 2022, and ran unopposed in the November 2022 general election. She and Rep. Ismail Mohammed are the first two Somali American representatives in Ohio. She is also the first Muslim woman to serve in the state house.Abdullahi's family left Somalia when she was three years old. They moved to an apartment in the Northside neighborhood of Columbus, Ohio. She has type 1 diabetes. Abdullahi graduated from Columbus Alternative High School and completed a bachelor's degree in political science at Ohio State University.

Education4 - 4 of 2
Ohio State University
Bachelors Political Science and International Relations
Columbus Alternative High School (CAHS)
Graduated
Past Positions1 - 2 of 2
Representative
Ohio State House of Representatives
2023 - Current
Fellow
IGNITE national
Other Experience1 - 5 of 5
Member
Behavioral Health Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives
2023 - Current
Member
Higher Education Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives
2023 - Current
Member
Public Health Policy Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives
2023 - Current
Member
Transportation Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives
2023 - Current
Ranking Member
Technology and Innovation Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives
2023 - Current