|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Louisiana's 5th district
|Assumed office |
April 14, 2021
|Preceded by||Ralph Abraham|
Luke Letlow (elect; died before taking office)
Julia Janelle Barnhill
March 16, 1981
Monroe, Louisiana, U.S.
(m. 2013; died 2020)
|Education||University of Louisiana at Monroe (BA, MA)|
University of South Florida (PhD)
Julia Janelle Letlow (née Barnhill; born March 16, 1981) is an American politician and academic administrator. She is the United States representative of Louisiana's 5th congressional district since April 14, 2021.
Letlow's husband, Luke Letlow, was elected to the United States House of Representatives for Louisiana's 5th congressional district in the 2020 elections, but died from COVID-19 before taking office.
References[change | change source]
- Seitz-Wald, Alex (20 March 2021). "Republican Julia Letlow wins special congressional election in Louisiana, NBC News projects". NBC News. Retrieved 21 March 2021.
- "Luke Letlow's family talks about the congressman-elect's COVID death". The News-Star. Retrieved January 15, 2021.