Majority Caucus Chair
District Office: 2929 S. Wabash Avenue
( 312 ) 949 - 1908
( 312 ) 949 - 1958 FAX
2003 - Present (Senate)
Appropriations I; Committee of the Whole; Energy and Public Utilities (Vice-Chairperson); Executive; Human Services; Public Health; Subcommittee on Special Issues (HS); Subcommittee on Special Issues (EX); Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform; Subcommittee on Energy Innovation (Sub-Chairperson); Housing, Special Committee On (Chairperson).
Full-time state legislator; born June 1 in Chicago; B.A., government, Monmouth College; M.A., sociology, Jackson State University; certified drug and alcohol counselor and prevention specialist; former vice president of Human Resources Development Institute Inc.; member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.; co-chair of Health Policy Task Force, Council of State Governments; vice chair of the Commission to Study the Transatlantic Slave Trade and its Past and Present Effects on African-Americans; single.