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38th District

District Office: 22013 Governors Highway Richton Park, IL 60471 ( 708 ) 799 - 4364 Map/Driving Directions
Springfield Office: 262-W Stratton Office Building Springfield, IL 62706 ( 217 ) 557 - 1664 Map/Driving Directions Email:
Years Served
January 2007 - Present
Committee Assignment
Appropriations-Higher Education; Cities & Villages; Counties & Townships; Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, & IT; Mass Transit (Vice-Chairperson); State Government Administration (Chairperson); Consolidated Subcommittee; Transparency Subcommittee; State Government Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Compensation Subcommittee; Cost Analysis Subcommittee; Public Utilities.
Urban planner and statistician; born March 4, 1953 in Chicago; bachelor's degree, Economic Geography/Secondary Education, Chicago State University; master's degree, Urban Planning and Policy Analysis and doctoral study in Economic Policy Analysis, University of Illinois at Chicago; held executive positions in education, government, medical research and the private sector; former adjunct professor, Business and Public Administration, Governors State University; former trustee, Village of Olympia Fields; former trustee, Rich Township; Supervisor, Rich Township; member, American Institute of Certified Planners, Calumet Council executive board, Boy Scouts of America, Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra, U.S. Army Reserve.
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