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Pa. House of Representatives Official Portrait
|Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
from the 182nd district
December 1, 2012
|Preceded by||Babette Josephs|
|Born||September 16, 1978
|Alma mater||Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (B.S.)
Michigan State University (J.D.)
Sims's parents were both colonels in the U.S. Army. He has a twin brother, an older brother, and a younger sister. He went to high school in Chester County, Pennsylvania.
Sims has a bachelor of science degree from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. He also has a juris doctor degree from the Michigan State University College of Law.
At Bloomsburg, Sims was the captain of the 2000 National Championship Division II football team. He was a first-string defensive tackle. He became the only openly gay college football captain in NCAA history.
Sims was elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 182nd District. Sims was the first openly gay person elected to the Pennsylvania General Assembly.
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