Deputy Republican Leader
District Office: 1 S. Cass Ave.
Westmont Centre, Suite 205
( 630 ) 852 - 8633
( 630 ) 852 - 6530 FAX
January 1999 - Present
Appropriations-Human Services (Republican Spokesperson); Environment; Human Services (Republican Spokesperson); Health & Healthcare Disparities; Facilities Subcommittee (Sub-Co-Chairperson); Mental Health; Medicaid Subcommittee; HS Medicaid Subcommittee; Justice System Subcommittee.
Full-time legislator; born in Chicago; graduated from Saint Norbert College with a bachelor's degree in History and American Government; rated top five Illinois legislators on business issues by IL Manufacturers; recognized for her landmark legislation requiring mental health parity, MRSA infection control, improving Amber Alert system and strengthening child support; Champion of Free Enterprise by IL Chamber of Commerce; Legislator of Year, Long Term Care; Disabilities; Autism and Fire Protection Groups.