BOCCIERI, JOHN A., a Representative from Ohio; born in Youngstown, Mahoning County,
Ohio, October 5, 1969; graduated from Ursuline High School, Youngstown, Ohio,
1988; B.S., St. Bonaventure University, St. Bonaventure, N.Y., 1992; M.A.,
Webster University, St. Louis, Mo., 1996; M.P.A., Webster University, St.
Louis, Mo., 1996; United States Air Force, 1994-1998; Ohio Air National Guard,
1998-2000; Air Force Reserve, 2000-present; member, Ohio state house of
representatives, 2001-2007; member, Ohio state senate, 2007-2008; elected as a
Democrat to the One Hundred Eleventh Congress (January 3, 2009-January 3,
2011); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Twelfth
Congress in 2010.