Sessions Office Position District Party
2015 Representative 17 Republican
2016 Representative 17 Republican
2017 Representative 17 Republican
2018 Representative 17 Republican
2019 Representative 17 Republican
2020 Representative 17 Republican
2021 Representative 17 Republican
2022 Representative 17 Republican
2023 Representative 7 Republican
Counties Crawford, Erie, Lawrence, Mercer


05/14/1972 -

Crawford, Erie, Lawrence and Mercer Counties (2015-2022), Mercer County (2023-present)

WENTLING, Parke H., a Representative from Crawford, Erie, Lawrence and Mercer Counties; born in Greenville, Mercer County, Pa., May 14, 1972; graduated, Greenville Area High School, 1990; B.S., industrial arts and technology education, California University of Pennsylvania (now Pennsylvania Western University, California), 1997; M.S., instructional technology, Clarion University of Pennsylvania (now Pennsylvania Western University, Clarion), 2010; track laborer, Bessemer and Lake Erie Railroad; teacher, Wilmington Area School District (1997-2014); CAD operator, Winslow Engineering, Inc. (2013-2014); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 2014; reelected to the House for 3 more consecutive terms; appointed, Deputy Whip (2017-2018); appointed, Joint Legislative Conservation Committee (2017-present; chair, 2019-present).

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