Mia Costello

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Mia Costello
Alaska House of Representatives District 27
Assumed office
January 24, 2011
Current term ends
January 24, 2013
Political party Republican
Profession Instructor
Website House site
Mia Costello is a Republican member of the Alaska House of Representatives. She has represented the 27th district since 2011.

Costello graduated from Harvard University with a degree in Government. She then earned her Teaching Certificate/MA in Teaching from the University of Alaska Southeast.

Costello has worked in the following positions: owner of a public relations consulting business, Deputy Director of Communications for the Office of Governor Murkowski of the State of Alaska, public information officer for the Media Support Center of the Office of Governor Walter Hickel of the State of Alaska, teacher at Service High School and Juneau-Douglas High School, account executive for Bradley/Reid Communications, and aide to Representative Norm Rokeberg of the Alaska House. She is currently employed as an instructor for Nine Star Education and Employment Services.

Costello and her husband, Andrew Billings, have two children.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Costello has been appointed to the following committees:

  • Subcommittee on Commerce, Community and Economic Development, Chair
  • Subcommittee on Natural Resources, Chair
  • Subcommittee on University of Alaska



See also: Alaska House of Representatives elections, 2010

Costello was unopposed in the August 24 primary.[1] She defeated incumbent Democrat Bob Buch in the November 2 general election.[2]

Alaska House of Representatives District 27 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Mia Costello (R) 3,696
Bob Buch (D) 2,873

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Political offices
Preceded by
Bob Buch
Alaska House District 27
Succeeded by