Tishaura Jones

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Tishaura Jones
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Missouri House of Representatives, District 63
Former member
In office
2009 - 2013
Base salary35,915/year
Per diem98.40/day
Elections and appointments
Last election2010
First elected2008
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Bachelor'sHampton University
Master'sSaint Louis University
Date of birth03/10/1972
Place of birthSaint Louis, MO
ProfessionDirector, Organizational Development, People's Health Centers, Inc
Office website
Tishaura Jones (b. March 10, 1972) is a former Democratic member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 63 from 2009 to 2013. She served as Assistant Minority Floor Leader.

Jones is Director of Organizational Development for People's Health Centers, Incorporated. She has previously worked for them as Director of Human Resources and Director of Special Projects. She earned her MHA in Health Administration from Saint Louis University and B.S. in Finance from Hampton University.

Jones is an alumni of the American Council of Young Political Leaders and member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jones served on these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Jones served on these committees:



On November 2, 2010 Jones won election to the Missouri House of Representatives.


On November 4, 2008, Tishaura Jones ran for District 63 of the Missouri House of Representatives, beating Nels Williams.[1]

Tishaura Jones raised $35,041 for his campaign.[2]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 63
Candidates Votes Percent
Tishaura Jones (D) 13,056 85.4%
Nels Williams (I) 2,234 14.6%

Campaign donors


In 2010, a year in which Jones was up for re-election, she collected $34,216 in donations.[3]

Her four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Lf Bond $2,500
Rightchoice Managed Care $1,500
Missouri Health & Hospital Association $1,500
Jones, Virvus $1,150


Listed below are the four largest contributors to Tishaura Jones' 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Tishaura O. Jones $7,112
Virvus Jones $2,000
Ameristar Casinos $1,150
Association of Missouri Electric Cooperatives $1,000


Jones is single and has one child.[4]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Missouri House of Representatives District 63
Succeeded by
Bryan Spencer (R)