Date Of Birth & Birthplace: 3/24/1948 (Dayton, OH) Race: White Religion: Greek Orthodox Residence: Washington Township, OH Education: Attended in English from Wright State University, Dayton, OH Occupation: Business Owner, Dental Waste Recycling Company Office Type:U.S. House -- Ohio District 3
Quarterly Campaign Finance Information
Cash on Hand: $132,675
Total Receipts: $264,520
Total Disbursements: $131,844
Date of Last Report: 6/30/2004
Jane Mitakides was born in 1948 in Dayton, Ohio, and now lives in nearby Washington Township. She graduated from Centerville High School and attended Wright State University until 1974, majoring in English, but did not get her degree.
Mitakides began her career as a copywriter with Calderhead-Jackson Advertising in New York City, where she completed writing seminars at New York University. She returned to Ohio in 1970 and founded Helsley Advertising, which specializes in investor relations.
During the 1990s, she invested in a small recycling firm which has grown into a dental-waste recycling company. She is a founding member of the Democratic National Committee's Small Business Council.
Mitakides and her husband, John, have two children.
Jane Mitakides is a first-time candidate. She was unopposed in the March 2, 2004, primary for the 3rd District.