District Office: 1301 E. Mound Rd.
( 217 ) 877 - 9636
( 217 ) 877 - 9659 FAX
January 2013 - Present
Agriculture & Conservation (Vice-Chairperson); Business Incentives for Local Comm. (Chairperson); Economic Opportunity; Elem Sec Ed: Licensing, Admin. (Vice-Chairperson); Elem Sec Ed: School Curric Policies; Special Issues Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Animal Baiting Subcommittee.
Full-time legislator; former public school teacher of 34 years in Decatur and Maroa-Forsyth; graduate, St. Teresa High School in Decatur; B.S., Illinois State University; M.Ed., Eastern Illinois University; has four children and five grandchildren.