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53rd District

Assistant Republican Leader

District Office: 3004 G.E. Road Suite 1B Bloomington, IL 61704 ( 309 ) 661 - 2788 Map/Driving Directions
Springfield Office: 309L Capitol Building Springfield, IL 62706 Map/Driving Directions
Years Served
2011 - 2012 (House); 2013 - Present (Senate)
Committee Assignment
Committee of the Whole; Judiciary (Minority Spokesperson); Criminal Law; Education; Executive; Labor; Subcommittee on Gov. Operations; Subcommittee on Special Issues (ED); Subcommittee on Special Issues (CL).
Born May 1, 1975 in Streator, Illinois; raised on family farm in Livingston County; Graduated Woodland High School. Veteran of his service in uniform while an infantry soldier in the Illinois Army National Guard. Graduated from Illinois State University and then the University of Illinois College of Law. Principal with law office of Meyer Capel, P.C. Selected to inaugural class of the 2012 Edgar Fellows Leadership Program. Member of Illinois House from 2011-2013. Resides in Bloomington with wife, Kristin, as well as their two sons and a daughter.
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