Assistant Majority Leader
District Office: 10330 West Roosevelt Rd
( 708 ) 343 - 7444
1998 - Present
Assignments; Committee of the Whole; Education (Vice-Chairperson); Energy and Public Utilities; Executive; Executive Appointments; Higher Education; Labor; Oversight Medicaid Mang. Care, Spec; Subcommittee on Special Issues (EX) (Sub-Chairperson); Subcommittee on Charter Schools (Sub-Chairperson); Supplier Diversity, Special Com. On.
Full-time senator; B.A. in Communications, Western Illinois University; M.A. in Public Administration, University of Illinois Springfield; former Village of Maywood trustee; former employee at Secretary of State, Department of Corrections and Central Management Services; longtime champion in the Senate for education, working families and women's issues; lives in Maywood with her family.