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Representative Shane Cultra (R) - Previous General Assembly (96th)

Photograph of Representative  Shane Cultra (R)

Springfield Office:
230-N Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 558-1039
(217) 558-3481 FAX
District Office:
104 West Lincoln Avenue
Onarga, IL  60955
(815) 268-4090
(815) 268-7245 FAX
Years served: 2003 - 2010

Committee assignments: Agriculture & Conservation; Access to Federal Funding; Labor; Railroad Industry; Electric Generation & Commerce; Renewable Energy (Republican Spokesperson).

Biography: Fifth generation Onargan- attended both grade and high school in Onarga. Graduated from Michigan State University - agricultural technology in Landscape & Nursery Management. He has been involved in the operation of the family business, Onarga Nursery, since childhood. Former member of the Iroquois County Board for 14 years, served as chairman in last term. Trustee and past chairman of the Board of Trustees--Grand Prairie Seminary. Member of the Onarga Lions Club. Active in his local church. Father of four children.