Leslie Love

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Leslie Love
Member of the Michigan House of Representatives
from the 10th district
Assumed office
January 1, 2015
Preceded by Phil Cavanagh
Personal details
Born (1971-07-08) July 8, 1971 (age 47)
Detroit, Michigan
Political party Democratic
Residence Detroit, Michigan
Alma mater Siena Heights University, Marygrove College, and Wayne State University
Website Official website

Leslie Love (born July 8, 1971)[1] is a Democratic politician from Michigan currently representing the 10th District—which encompasses parts of northwest Detroit and Redford Township—in the Michigan House of Representatives after being elected in November 2014.[2][3]


Love attended Detroit Public Schools and graduated from Thomas M. Cooley High School. She received a bachelor's degree from Siena Heights University and master's degrees from Marygrove College and Wayne State University.[4][5] She lives in Detroit.[2]

Professional life[edit]

Love previously worked as the director of theater operations at Marygrove College and served as an adjunct professor for Marygrove College and the Wayne County Community College District.[2][6]

In 1998, she worked as the campaign assistant for California Assemblywoman Marguerite Archie-Hudson and for California Governor Gray Davis as a field organizer.[2]


  1. ^ "State Representative LESLIE LOVE" (PDF). Michigan Legislature.
  2. ^ a b c d "Rep. Leslie Love's Biography". Michigan House Democrats. Archived from the original on 2007-11-08. Retrieved 2015-01-07.
  3. ^ "2014 Live Michigan election results: State House Districts 1-110". MLive. November 4, 2014. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  4. ^ "Leslie Love". Marygrove College. Archived from the original on 2015-01-11. Retrieved 2015-01-11.
  5. ^ "Ask the Candidates - Leslie Love". WXYZ. 2012. Archived from the original on 2015-01-17. Retrieved 2015-01-11.
  6. ^ "Elect Leslie Love to represent Redford in state House". hometownlife.com. 16 October 2014. Retrieved 2015-01-11.

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