State Representative Pam Faris is serving her third term representing Michigan’s 48th House District, which includes areas within Genesee County such as Clio, Davison and Montrose. Rep. Faris previously served on the House Appropriations Committee.
Before serving in the Legislature, Faris was elected to the Mott Community College Board of Trustees. While her husband, John Cherry, served as Michigan’s lieutenant governor, Faris showed her passion for education and women’s issues with her service on state-level entities such as the Early Childhood Investment Corp. and the Michigan Women’s Commission. Faris has also worked in the Genesee County Prosecutor’s Office. She has an associate degree from Mott Community College and a bachelor’s degree from Baker College.
Faris lives in Clio with her husband. They have two children, Meghan and John, and a granddaughter, Madeline.