Curtis G. "Curt" Sonney (born August 12, 1951) is a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 4th District made up of parts of Erie County. He is a member of the Republican Party.

Curt Sonney
Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
from the 4th district
Assumed office
January 4, 2005[1]
Preceded byThomas J. Scrimenti
Personal details
Born (1951-08-12) August 12, 1951 (age 68)
Erie, Pennsylvania
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Cathy Jodon-Sonney
ResidenceHarborcreek Township, Pennsylvania


Sonney is a graduate of Harbor Creek High School.[2] During high school, he attended classes at Erie County Vo-Tech. Sonney later took courses at Penn State Behrend in Erie.

Prior to being elected, Sonney was a self-employed contractor. He later took a job with American Sterilizer Co, now STERIS Corporation. Sonney is a member of United Auto Workers Local 832.


Sonney was first elected in 2004 when he defeated incumbent Tom Scrimenti by 180 votes.[3] In 2006, he ran unopposed for re-election.

In 2007, Representative Sonney serves on Education, Gaming Oversight, Health & Human Services, Tourism & Recreational Development Committees. For the 2009–10 Legislative Session, Representative Sonney has been appointed to serve on the House Game and Fisheries, Liquor Control, and Tourism and Recreational Development Committees.


  1. ^ "SESSION OF 2005 - 189TH OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY - No. 1" (PDF). Legislative Journal. Pennsylvania House of Representatives. 2005-01-04.
  2. ^ "Representative Curtis G. Sonney". Pennsylvania General Assembly. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  3. ^ Race Detail

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