A native of Brookville, Cris graduated from Brookville Area High School in 1979 and attended Clarion State College before enlisting in the U.S Air Force. While serving in the Air Force, Cris held positions as a law enforcement specialist, law enforcement patrolman, flight chief (shift leader), hostage negotiation team chief, anti-terrorism program manager and resource protection technical consultant to the U.S. Department of Defense and NASA. Rep. Cris Dush was elected to represent the people of the 66th Legislative District in November 2014. During the 2017-18 session, Cris has been appointed to serve on the following House committees: Aging and Older Adult Services, Human Services, Labor and Industry, and State Government.
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