Rep. Brandon Markosek's Biography

Before his election to represent the 25th Legislative District, Representative Brandon Markosek served as a Community Outreach Representative for State Senator Jim Brewster, where he was involved in directly working with residents to identify community needs, while working to best address those needs in the district and in Harrisburg.

Additionally, as a board member for Visit Monroeville and the Monroeville Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Friends of Monroeville Library, Monroeville Chamber of Commerce and St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church in Monroeville, Brandon has remained committed and active in the community, with vested interests championing the betterment of Allegheny County and beyond.

His legislative priorities include providing sufficient funding for senior citizen-based programs, confronting the opioid epidemic, ensuring greater public safety, securing increased funding for all levels of education, and bolstering the area’s economy to create jobs. Brandon is dedicated to maintaining efficient constituent services in his district office.

With bachelor's degrees in both Political Science and History from Duquesne University, he also holds a master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Pittsburgh, and has taken courses through Stanford University’s online program.