99th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Representative Ingrid Burnett
Representative
Ingrid Burnett
District 019
Democrat

Elected:2016 
Years Served:
Hometown:Kansas City
Counties:Kansas City, Jackson
Biography
Rep. Ingrid Burnett, Democrat, represents the Northeast area of Kansas City, and parts of Sugar Creek, Independence and Jackson County (District 19) in the Missouri House of Representatives. She was elected to her first two-year term in November 2016.

In addition to her legislative duties, Rep. Burnett has worked as an educator since 1979. During her 37 years in the education field Rep. Burnett worked as a counselor, teacher, and principal in
the Catholic and Independence Public School Systems. Rep. Burnett served on the Kansas City Public School District School Board, the Greater Kansas City United Way Board of Directors,
the University of Missouri Extension Council in Jackson County, and has served as Jackson County Democratic Committeewoman for Ward 11 since 2002.

Rep. Burnett was born in St. Louis, and graduated from Webster Groves High school in 1971. She received her Bachelor Degree in Music Education/Music Therapy from the University of Missouri – Kansas City in 1979, and in 1998, a Master of Science degree in Counseling Psychology from Avila University in Kansas City. Representative Burnett has lifetime certification to teach elementary and secondary music and as an elementary school counselor in the State of Missouri.

Residents of the Historic Northeast area of Kansas City for more than 35 years, Rep. Burnett and her husband John raised three children and take great delight in visits from their five grandchildren.
Sponsored Bills
HB 1418 - (4307H.01I)
Increases the penalties for the offense of animal abuse
HB 2522 - (6521H.01I)
Establishes "Missouri's Great Flood of '93 - Revisiting an Epic Natural Disaster" by Kenneth L. Kieser as the official state work chronicling the 1993 flood.
HB 2626 - (6580H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to higher education tuition
HB 2627 - (6617H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to a child's right to counsel
HCR 57 - (4331H.02C)
Designates the first week of February each year as Missouri School Counseling Week
Co-sponsored Bills
Amendments
Past Legislation