Kendra Horn

Born:June 9, 1976 (age 47)
Career:U.S. House of Representatives, 2019-2021
Education:B.A., University of Tulsa
J.D., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law

Kendra Horn served as the U.S. representative for Oklahoma's 5th Congressional District from 2019-2021, losing her re-election bid in 2020. In 2022, Horn was the Democratic nominee in the special election for the U.S. Senate seat of Sen. Jim Inhofe, who resigned at the end of the 117th Congress.

Horn was born on June 9, 1976, in Chickasha, Oklahoma. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from the University of Tulsa in 1998 and a Juris Doctor from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law in 2001. After graduation, she worked as a lawyer at a firm in Dallas, Texas, before opening her own practice in 2002. She was press secretary for United States Congressman Brad Carson from 2004 to 2005. She then worked for the Space Foundation as manager of government affairs and later as manager of communication and media relations until 2008. She has worked as a strategic consultant with Amatra, a communication technology firm, since 2009. In 2014, she managed the gubernatorial campaign of Joe Dorman. She a founder of Women Lead Oklahoma, a nonpartisan nonprofit that trains and supports women to encourage community and civic action.

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