|Chair of the Michigan Democratic Party|
July 11, 2015
|Preceded by||Lon Johnson|
|Member of the Michigan House of Representatives
from the 75th district
January 1, 2011 – August 3, 2015
|Preceded by||Robert Dean|
|Succeeded by||David LaGrand|
April 27, 1972 |
Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.
|Education||Grand Rapids Community College
Aquinas College, Michigan (BA)
Northeastern University (MA)
Early life and educationEdit
Dillon was elected Chair of the Michigan Democratic Party in July 2015 after partnering with former Oakland County, Michigan Deputy Clerk Lavora Barnes to run as a team. In 2010, he was a Kent County Commissioner. From 2011 to 2015, Dillon was a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives. As a legislator, Dillon strongly opposed Michigan's Right-to-work law.
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