District Office: State of Illinois Building
200 S. Wyman, Suite 301
( 815 ) 987 - 7557
( 815 ) 987 - 7529 FAX
2013 - Present
Commerce and Economic Development; Committee of the Whole; Gaming (Chairperson); Government Reform (Vice-Chairperson); Higher Education; Telecommunications & InfoTechnology; Transportation; Subcommittee on Special Issues (GR); Subcommittee on Cybersecurity.
Elected to the Senate in 2012; born Oct. 30, 1960; received a bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison; former news anchor/reporter in Rockford; full-time state legislator.