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29th District

District Office: 15525 South Park Ave. Suite 104 South Holland, IL 60473 ( 708 ) 825 - 1174 Map/Driving Directions
Springfield Office: 523-C Stratton Office Building Springfield, IL 62706 ( 217 ) 558 - 6433 Map/Driving Directions Email:
Years Served
January 2011 - Present
Committee Assignment
Insurance (Chairperson); Judiciary - Civil; Labor & Commerce; Prescription Drug Affordability; Family Law & Probate; Wage Policy Study; Insurance Main Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Insurance Policy Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Supplemental Prescription Coverage (Sub-Co-Chairperson).
Graduate of Bloom Trail High School and holds a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice from Loyola University; first African-American alderman of Calumet City's Third Ward; founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Jones Foundation; formerly served as Student Trustee at South Suburban College, member of the Calumet City Library Board; proud father of two sons.
Associated Senator(s)