District Office: 2600 DeKalb Avenue
( 815 ) 748 - 3494
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December 2003 - Present
Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ (Republican Spokesperson); Appropriations-Higher Education; Elem Sec Ed: Licensing, Admin.; Elem Sec Ed: School Curric Policies (Republican Spokesperson); Higher Education; State Government Administration (Republican Spokesperson); Special Issues Subcommittee; State Government Subcommittee.
Agriculture businessman; born Feb. 2, 1945, in Aurora; B.S. and Masters in Communication, University of Illinois; farmer and former Executive Director of Illinois Ag Leadership Foundation, seed marketer and specialist in public affairs, University Extension Communicator and County Ag Advisor, and Radio - TV reporter; served as County Board member and Chair, School Board member and a leader in community groups; married (wife, Mary) has two sons.