house resolution no.407

The Speaker, on behalf of the entire membership of the House of Representatives, offered the following resolution:

A resolution of tribute for the Honorable Jeffrey Pepper.

Whereas, It is a distinct pleasure to honor Representative Jeffrey Pepper as his time in the Michigan House of Representatives concludes. During his time in this legislative body, he has been an impassioned and fearless leader for his constituents in the Fifteenth District; and

Whereas, As a lifelong resident of Michigan, Representative Pepper attended Dearborn Public Schools. He continued his education earning a bachelorís degree in communications from Michigan State University and a juris doctor from Wayne State University. Representative Pepper, inspired by a wealth of knowledge and his desire to serve others, established the largest mediation practice in his community in his decades-long career. While he is an established and successful legal professional and business owner, Representative Pepper is also proud to be a husband, father, and grandfather; and

Whereas, Representative Pepperís commitment to bettering his community led him to be elected to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2022. He enthusiastically served as a member of the committees on Families, Children, and Veterans; Agriculture; and Administrative Rules. Representative Pepper demonstrated his communication and collaboration skills through his work on bipartisan bills to protect Michiganís schoolchildren; now, therefore, be it

Resolved by the House of Representatives, That we offer this expression of tribute to commend and thank the Honorable Jeffrey Pepper for his contributions to this legislative body and to our state; and be it further

Resolved, That copies of this resolution be transmitted to Representative Pepper as an expression of our gratitude and well wishes for the future.