Senate Minority Leader Kenny Yuko  has represented Ohio’s 25th Senate District since 2015, which includes parts of both Cuyahoga and Lake Counties. He attended both Cuyahoga Community College and Kent State University before entering the workforce. He served with the Laborers’ Local #860 for 30 years, including 25 years as union organizer. With this experience under his belt, Yuko ran for State Representative in 2004. He won convincingly and was subsequently re-elected for three more terms. During his tenure in the House, he served as both Chairman and Ranking Member of the Commerce and Labor Committee, and was also a member on the Committees on Health and Aging and Veterans Affairs. Yuko resides in Richmond Heights with his wife Pam. He has two grown children, Rocky and Angela, and three grandchildren.