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78th District

District Office: 6937 W. North Ave. Oak Park, IL 60302 ( 708 ) 613 - 5939 Map/Driving Directions
Springfield Office: 270-S Stratton Office Building Springfield, IL 62706 ( 217 ) 558 - 1054 Map/Driving Directions Email:
Years Served
April 2010 - Present
Committee Assignment
Appropriations-Human Services; Appropriations-Public Safety; Economic Opportunity; Elem Sec Ed: School Curric Policies; Government Transparency; Insurance: Property & Casualty (Chairperson); Mental Health; Museums, Arts, & Cultural Enhanceme (Chairperson); Medicaid Subcommittee; Substance Abuse Subcommittee; Public Utilities.
Lifelong resident of Chicago's Greater West Side; graduated from Oak Park-River Forest High School; bachelor's degree in management from Drake University; master's degree in Healthcare Administration from Oklahoma University; Executive MBA studies, Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management; serves on the boards of Westside Health Authority, Loretto Hospital Foundation, Columbus Park Advisory Council, and Chicago Park District.
Associated Senator(s)