Elena Parent

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Elena Parent
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Georgia House of Representatives District 81
Former Member
In office
January 11, 2011 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Virginia, 1998
J.D.University of Virginia School of Law, 2002
Personal
BirthdayDecember 27, 1975
Place of birthWashington, DC
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
Personal website
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Elena Parent (b. December 27, 1975) is a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 42 of the Georgia State Senate.

Parent served in the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 81 from 2011 to 2013.

Biography

Parent is Director of Development for HOPE Atlanta, a non-profit dedicated to preventing homelessness. She previously worked as chief of staff for state Sen. David Adelman and as a litigator for the firm of Sutherland Asbill & Brennan. She received her law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law. Parent and her husband, Briley Brisendine, have one son.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Parent served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Georgia State Senate will consist of a primary election on May 20, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 7, 2014. Elena C. Parent will face R. Kyle Williams in the Democratic primary, while Gregory E. "Greg" Williams is unopposed in the Republican primary.[1]

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Parent had no opposition in the primary. She defeated incumbent Jill Chambers (R) in the November 2 general election.[2]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 81 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Elena Parent (D) 3,342 52.2%
Jill Chambers (R) 3,056 47.8%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Parent was up for re-election, he collected $208,221 in donations.[3]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Parent, Elena $10,155
Democratic Women Of Georgia $4,800
Teamsters $4,800
Jason Carter Campaign CMTE $4,400

Personal

Parent and her husband, Briley, have one child.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jill Chambers
Georgia House District 81
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Scott Holcomb (D)