Dian Slavens

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The Honorable
Dian Slavens
Member of the Michigan House of Representatives
from the 21st district
In office
January 1, 2009 – January 1, 2015
Preceded by Philip J. LaJoy
Succeeded by Kristy Pagan
Personal details
Born (1958-03-12) March 12, 1958 (age 59)
Highland Park, Michigan
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Mark Slavens
Residence Canton Township, Michigan
Alma mater Oakland Community College
Profession Respiratory therapist

Dian Slavens is a Democratic politician from Michigan who served in the Michigan House of Representatives from 2009 to 2015. Slavens represented the 21st House District, which includes Canton Township, Belleville and Van Buren Township.

She served on the Families, Children and Seniors Committee and the Military and Veterans Affairs Committee. Dian has volunteered at Plymouth-Canton Community Schools, as a Sunday School teacher at Geneva Presbyterian Church in Canton Township and as a Girl Scout leader for the Huron Valley Council. Her priorities included school funding, government efficiency, and encouraging residents to buy local, Michigan-based products.

In 2014, Slavens ran for a seat in the Michigan Senate in 7th District, losing to Republican Senator Patrick Colbeck.