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Representative Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer (D)
12th District

Photograph of Representative  </span><span class="heading notranslate">Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer (D)

Springfield Office:
261-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-8062
District Office:
3223 N. Sheffield Ave.
Suite A
Chicago, IL  60657
(773) 348-8974

Years served: February 2020 - Present

Committee assignments: Insurance; Appropriations-Public Safety; Mental Health; Transportation: Vehicles & Safety.

Biography: First openly gay State Representative of the 12th District. LGBTQ rights and community leader. Former Community Liaison for Congressman Mike Quigley. Small business owner and licensed real estate agent. Originally from Madison, Wisconsin. BA in Economics from UW-Madison; MBA from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Pizer lives with his husband Brad in East Lakeview, where they have raised their two sons, Max and Jack-Jack.

Associated Senator(s): Sara Feigenholtz