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Joe TateDEMDemocrat State Representative, District 10
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Joseph Allen Tate (born December 13, 1980) is an American politician and former professional football player from Michigan. Tate has served as a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives from District 2 since 2019 and as Speaker of the Michigan House of Representatives since 2023.

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Education6 - 6 of 4
University of Michigan - Stephen M. Ross School of Business
MBA
2014 - 2017
University of Michigan
MS Environmental Policy and Planning
2015 - 2017
Michigan State University
MS Kinesiology and Exercise Science
2007 - 2008
Michigan State University
BA Public Policy
1999 - 2003
Past Positions1 - 12 of 12
Speaker
Michigan State House of Representatives
2023 - Current
Representative
Michigan State House of Representatives
2023 - Current
Representative
Michigan State House of Representatives
2019 - 2022
D2D Program Manager
Detroit Economic Growth Corporation
2017 - Current
Summer Associate
Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council
2016
Business Plan Summer Consultant
National Park Service
2015
Veterans Integration Program
Goldman Sachs
2014
Battalion Training Officer
United States Navy
2010
Company Executive Officer
United States Navy
2011 - 2012
Platoon Commander
United States Navy
2010 - 2011
Offensive Lineman
National Football League
2004 - 2006
Served
United States Marine Corps
Other Experience1 - 16 of 16
Board Member
Detroit Achievement Academy
2017 - Current
Political Partner
Truman National Security Project
2017 - Current
Board Fellow
Belle Isle Conservancy
2016 - 2017
Fellow
The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management
2014 - Current
Character Does Matter Ambassador
Travis Manion Foundation
2013
Member
Southeast Waterfront Neighborhood Association
Member
14th Congressional District Democrats
Member
Creekside Community Development Corporation
Member
American Legion, Post 303
Member
Grosse Pointe Democratic Club
Member
Detroit Economic Club
Member
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), present
Member
Sierra Club
Member
National Football League (NFL) Players Association
Former Member
Subcommittee on School Aid and Education, Michigan State House of Representatives
Former Vice Chair
Subcommittee on Military, Veterans Affairs and State Police, Michigan State House of Representatives