Senate District 15
Charleta B. Tavares
Ohio Senate District 15
Counties: Franklin (part)
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Senator Charleta B. Tavares
Senate Building
1 Capitol Square, 2nd Floor
Hometown: Columbus
(614) 466-5131
Featured Videos with Senator Tavares
Excuse me, is that seat taken? A look into the realities for women breaking barriers in Ohio politics with guest Senator Charleta B. Tavares.
Senator Tavares speaks with WDTN about her legislation to require safe storage of firearms when children are present in a home.
Senator Charleta B. Tavares speaks on the Senate Floor in support of Senate Bill 198 which would designate the month of October as Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Awareness Month.
Senator Tavares honors the Ohio State National Championship Wrestling Team during Senate Session.
Desiré Bennett and Senator Charleta Tavares discuss the state of women in Ohio during the United State of Women's Galvanize Ohio Keyonte discussion.
Senator Facts
Learn About Senator Tavares
Senator Tavares, the Assistant Minority Leader, has championed some of the most significant legislation in the country to reduce infant mortality.
She is the President and CEO of PrimaryOne Health, a federally-qualified primary health care system with 11 sites in central Ohio.
Senator Tavares is the first Democrat African-American woman from Franklin County to serve in the state legislature both in the House and Senate.

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