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Representative Denyse Wang Stoneback (D)
16th District

Photograph of Representative  Denyse Wang Stoneback (D)

Springfield Office:
242-W Stratton Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-1252
District Office:
8707 Skokie Blvd.
Suite 102
Skokie, IL  60077
(847) 673-1131

Years served: January 2021 - Present

Committee assignments: Appropriations-Public Safety; Immigration & Human Rights Committe; Judiciary - Criminal; Mental Health & Addiction; Housing Committee.

Biography: Full-time state legislator. Born and raised in Skokie; B.A. in Criminology and Law Studies and Spanish from Marquette University; M.A. in Translation from Complutense University of Madrid, Spain; former English and translation teacher; former writer, executive editor and project manager for educational publishing; community activist and organizer; founder of nonprofit People for a Safer Society.

Associated Senator(s): Ram Villivalam