Moon Hee-sang | 문희상 | 文喜相
Speaker of the National Assembly (2018–)

PERSONAL

Date of birth
March 3, 1945
Place of birth
Yangju County, Gyeonggi (now Uijeongbu City, Gyeonggi)
Clan
Nampyeong Moon
Family
Married to Kim Yang-su (김양수) with one son and three daughters
Religion
Roman Catholic
Military service
Lieutenant Junior Grade (중위), ROK Navy
Political party
Unaffiliated (formerly Democratic Party of Korea)

EDUCATION

1969
Bachelor’s in Law, Seoul National University, Seoul
1964
Kyungbock High School, Seoul
1961
Kyungbock Middle School, Seoul (now Kyungbock High School)
1958
Yangju Elementary School, Uijeongbu City, Gyeonggi (now Uijeongbu Joongang Elementary School)

CAREER

2018–
Speaker for the second half of the 20th National Assembly
2016–
Member of the 20th National Assembly (Democratic Party of Korea – Uijeongbu City A, Gyeonggi)
2014–15
Chair of the Emergency Committee of the New Politics Alliance for Democracy
2013
Chair of the Emergency Committee of the Democratic United Party
2012–16
Member of the 19th National Assembly (Democratic United Party – Uijeongbu City A, Gyeonggi)
2008–10
Second Deputy Speaker for the first half of the 18th National Assembly
2008–2012
Member of the 18th National Assembly (United Democratic Party – Uijeongbu City A, Gyeonggi)
2005
5th Chair of the Uri Party
2004–08
Member of the 17th National Assembly (Uri Party – Uijeongbu City A, Gyeonggi)
2003–04
26th Chief Presidential Secretary
2000–03
Member of the 16th National Assembly (Millennium Democratic Party – Uijeongbu City, Gyeonggi)
1999
Director of the Office of Planning and Coordination in the National Intelligence Service
1998
Director of the Office of Planning and Coordination in the Agency for National Security Planning
1998
President Kim Dae-jung’s 1st Senior Presidential Secretary for Political Affairs
1996
Candidate (2nd place) for the 15th National Assembly (National Congress for New Politics – Uijeongbu City, Gyeonggi)
1995
Member of the Standing Committee of the National Congress for New Politics
1992–96
Member of the 14th National Assembly (Democratic Party – Uijeongbu City, Gyeonggi)
1988
Candidate (3rd place) for the 13th National Assembly (Party for Peace and Democracy – Uijeongbu City, Gyeonggi)
1988
Chair of the Uijeongbu City, Gyeonggi Party for Peace and Democracy
1987
Member of the Executive Committee of the Party for Peace and Democracy

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