Karen Arvon

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Karen Arvon
Member of the West Virginia House of Delegates
from the 31st[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 12, 2013
Preceded by Meshea Poore
Personal details
Born (1961-05-29) May 29, 1961 (age 53)
South Charleston, West Virginia
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Residence Beckley, West Virginia
Alma mater Marshall University
West Virginia State University

Karen Lynne Arvon[2] (born May 29, 1961 in South Charleston, West Virginia) is an American politician and a Republican member of the West Virginia House of Delegates representing District 31 since January 12, 2013.

Education[edit]

Arvon earned her associate degree from Marshall University and her BS in business administration from West Virginia State University.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 With District 31 incumbent Democratic Representative Meshea Poore redistricted to District 37, Arvon was unopposed for the May 8, 2012 Republican Primary, winning with 715 votes,[3] and won the November 6, 2012 General election with 3,191 votes (51.2%) against Democratic nominee Clyde McKnight,[4] who had run for House seats in 2002, 2004, and 2006, and who had defeated former Representative Melvin Kessler in the 2012 Democratic Primary.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Karen Arvon". Charleston, West Virginia: West Virginia Legislature. Retrieved March 24, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Lynne Arvon's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved March 24, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Statewide Results Primary Election May 8, 2012 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 24, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Statewide Results General Election November 6, 2012 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 24, 2014. 

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