Senator Angela Walton Mosley, a Democrat, took the oath of office on Jan. 6, 2021, to serve the citizens of the 13th Senatorial District in the Missouri Senate.
Senator Mosley is married to state representative Jermond (Jay) Mosley, and they are the first and only married couple to serve in the Missouri Legislature at the same time. During her first legislative session as a state senator, Sen. Mosley and Rep. Mosley passed House Bill 402, becoming the first married couple to pass a bill together in the Missouri General Assembly. This legislation prohibits the State Lottery Commission, any employee of the State Lottery and any organization contracted with the State Lottery from publishing identifying information of any person who wins the state lottery.
“As an elected official, Sen. Mosley is committed to do everything she can to help her constituents. On March 20, 2021, Sen. Mosley was proud to host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic that reached more than 2,000 residents of North County. She has also hosted an annual book bag drive that was spearheaded by her late stepmother, former state representative Juanita Head Walton. Through outreach events in her district, like this one, Sen. Mosley believes she can make a tangible difference when it comes to helping her constituents navigate the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.”
Senator Mosley is a native St. Louisan and grew up in Walnut Park. She attended St. Louis Public Schools, attending Central Visual and Performing Arts elementary (Shaw), middle (Marquette) and high school (Central). She received an associate certificate from Florissant Valley Community College and graduated from Grambling State University, a historical Black university, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in recreation. She has been employed by AT&T for over 20 years and serves as a steward with the Communication Workers of America, Local 6300. Senator Mosley is also a member of the illustrious Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. She and her husband have three children, Chanel, Janay and Jermond II, and one granddaughter, Navi.
Senator Mosley comes from a family of public servants who have all served in the Missouri House of Representatives, beginning with her father, Elbert Walton Jr., who served from 1979 to 1992. Her late stepmother, Juanita Head Walton, served from 2001-2008, and her sister, Rochelle Walton Gray, served from 2009-2016. Her brother-in-law, Alan Gray, and her husband, Jay Mosley, are currently serving in the House after first taking office in 2017.
The 13th Senatorial District is comprised of the cities of Bellefontaine Neighbors, Blackjack, Castlepoint, Country Club Hills, Flordell Hills, Florissant, Glasgow Village, Hathaway, Jennings, Moline Acres, Old Jamestown, Riverview and unincorporated areas of St. Louis County.
Elected to the Senate: 2020
Commerce, Consumer Protection, Energy and the Environment
Insurance and Banking
Local Government and Elections
Progress and Development
Joint Committee on Government Accountability
Interim Committee on Firefighting Districts