January 2017 - Present
Adoption & Child Welfare (Republican Spokesperson); Elem Sec Ed: School Curric Policies; Labor & Commerce; Personnel & Pensions (Republican Spokesperson); Revenue & Finance; Sales, Amusement and Other Taxes; Business & Industry Innovation; Wage Policy Study.
Steve Reick was born and raised in Kankakee, and graduated from Herscher High School in 1971. As the first person in his family to attend college, he graduated from the University of Illinois in 1975 with a Bachelor's Degree in Accountancy, followed by a Juris Doctor and Master's Degree in Accountancy and Taxation from the University of Georgia in 1980. In 1982, Steve and his wife Deb moved their family to Woodstock, where he established a law practice focusing on taxation and real estate matters. He continues his practice to this day. Together, he and his wife raised three children and have four grandchildren.