257-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
15 W. Weathersfield Way
Schaumburg, IL 60193
(847) 923-9105 FAX
Years served: January 2011 - Present
Committee assignments: Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ; Appropriations-Human Services; Community College Access & Afford.; Energy (Vice-Chairperson); Special Needs Services (Chairperson); State Government Administration; Elem Sec Ed School Curricu Policies.
Biography: Full-time legislator; member, Schaumburg Business Association, Northwest Alliance on Domestic Violence; leadership board, Women In Need Growing Stronger (WINGS), Children's Advocacy Center of North and Northwest Cook County; former second-vice president, Enders-Salk Parent Teacher Association; former president and treasurer, Parent Teacher Association; B.S. in Design from the University of Cincinnati; married, has three children.