Full name: Pramila Jayapal
Date of birth: 21.9.1965
Place of birth: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Place of residence: Seattle, USA
Father : Jayapal Menon
Mother : Maya Jayapal
Husband: Steve Williamson
Education:MBA,North Western University
1)Pramila is popular among the people of US as an immigrant rights advocate.
2)In March 2000, her book – Pilgrimage:One Woman’s Return to a Changing
India was published.
3)In 2013,The White House recognized her as “Champion of Change” for her noble work on behalf
of the community of immigrants.
4)On 9 November 2016,she became the first Indian-American woman to be elected to the
U.S.House of Representatives.