|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Michigan's 10th district
|Assumed office |
January 3, 2021
|Preceded by||Paul Mitchell|
Lisa Carmella Iovannisci
April 7, 1966
Stockbridge, Michigan, U.S.
|Education||Lansing Community College|
Northwood University (BA)
Lisa Carmella McClain (née Iovannisci; born April 7, 1966) is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for Michigan's 10th congressional district. She is a member of the Republican Party.
McClain was born and raised in Stockbridge, Michigan. She graduated from Stockbridge Junior / Senior High School in 1984. She attended Lansing Community College and earned her Bachelor of Arts from Northwood University.
McClain worked at American Express for 11 years, and then joined the Hantz Group.
After incumbent Congressman Paul Mitchell opted to retire from the United States House of Representatives, McClain announced her candidacy for Michigan's 10th congressional district. She defeated state Representative Shane Hernandez in the August 4 Republican primary and Democratic nominee Kimberly Bizon in the November 3 general election. President Donald Trump endorsed McClain.
On January 6, 2021, McClain voted against accepting Arizona's and Pennsylvania's electoral votes in the 2020 presidential election.
McClain and her husband, Mike, have three children, and live in Romeo, an outer northern suburb of Detroit. She has raised over $1 million for the treatment of multiple sclerosis. She is a Roman Catholic.