Marilyn Avila

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Rep.
Marilyn Avila
Marilyn Avila.jpg
Member of the North Carolina House of Representatives
from the 40[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
2007[2]
Preceded by Rick Eddins[2]
Personal details
Born (1949-01-03) January 3, 1949 (age 65)[3]
Statesboro, Georgia[3]
Political party Republican
Residence Raleigh, North Carolina[1]
Alma mater Georgia Southern College.[citation needed]
Profession Former Chemist and Business Owner[1][4]
Religion Baptist[4]
Website Campaign Website

Marilyn Avila represents the 40th district on the North Carolina House of Representatives. She first won office in the 2006 election.[5] She chairs the Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services,[6] Commerce and Job Development Subcommittee on Science and Technology,[7] Unemployment Fraud Task Force.[8] Rep. Avila also sits on the Appropriations Committee, Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, Commerce and Job Development Committee, Education Committee, Ethics Committee, House Select Committee on Certificate of Need Process and Related Hospital Issues, House Select Committee on Education Reform, House Select Committee on State-Owned Assets, State Personnel Committee, and Transportation Committee.[9]

Her professional career includes working as a chemist for HanesBrands, Inc., for the public policy think tank John Locke Foundation and hairstyling salon owner.[10]

Election Results[edit]

2010 General Election[edit]

North Carolina House of Representatives District 40, November 2, 2010[11]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Marilyn Avila 27,686 62.88%
Democratic Violet Rhinehart 16,345 37.12%

2008 General Election[edit]

North Carolina House of Representatives District 40, November 4, 2008[12]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Marilyn Avila 35,764 56.68%
Democratic Stan Morse 27,336 43.32%

2006 General Election[edit]

North Carolina House of Representatives District 40, November 7, 2006[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Marilyn Avila 20,556 100%

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