Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1991 Representative 75 Democrat
1992 Representative 75 Democrat
1993 Representative 75 Democrat
1994 Representative 75 Democrat
1995 Representative 75 Democrat
1996 Representative 75 Democrat
1997 Representative 75 Democrat
1998 Representative 75 Democrat
1999 Representative 75 Democrat
2000 Representative 75 Democrat
2001 Representative 75 Democrat
2002 Representative 75 Democrat
2003 Representative 75 Democrat
2004 Representative 75 Democrat
2005 Representative 75 Democrat
2006 Representative 75 Democrat
2007 Representative Majority Caucus Administrator 75 Democrat
2008 Representative Majority Caucus Administrator 75 Democrat
Counties Clearfield, Elk

Biography

06/19/1953 -


SURRA, Daniel A., a Representative from Clearfield and Elk Counties; born in Ridgway, Elk County, Pa., June 19, 1953; graduated, Elks County Christian High School, 1971; attended, The Pennsylvania State University, 1976; high school teacher; school director, St. Mary’s School District; founder, Citizens Action for a Safe Environment; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1991 term; reelected and served 8 consecutive terms thereafter; elected, Majority Caucus Administrator (2007-2008); appointed, co-chair, Select Committee on Rules Review (1999); appointed, Keystone Commission on Education for Employment in the 21st Century (2001-2002); appointed, Select Committee on Toll Roads (2004-2005); unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (2008); elected, alternate delegate, Democratic National Convention (2004); senior advisor, Pennsylvania Wilds Initiative, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (2009-2011); executive director, Governor’s Advisory Board on Hunting, Fishing and Conservation (2009-2011); co-chair, Citizens Marcellus Shale Commission (2011-2016); chair, Governor's Advisory Council on Hunting, Fishing and Conservation (2016-present).