Representative Terra Costa Howard (D)
|246-W Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|913 S. Main St.|
|Lombard, IL 60148 |
|Years served: January 2019 - Present|
Committee assignments: Adoption & Child Welfare (Vice-Chairperson); Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ; Appropriations-Human Services; Judiciary - Civil; Mental Health & Addiction; Tourism Committee; Special Issues (AP) Subcommittee; Family Law & Probate Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Transportation: Vehicles & Safety.
Biography: Legal advocate for vulnerable children, seniors, and families; small business owner; born and raised in DuPage County; B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; J.D., DePaul University; Parent Teacher Association member; Girl Scout leader; former Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board president; adjunct professor, College of DuPage; married, with three daughters.