Representative Kam Buckner (D)
Assistant Majority Leader
|229-E Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|449 E. 35th Street|
|Chicago, IL 60616 |
|(773) 924-1775 FAX|
|Years served: January 2019 - Present|
Committee assignments: Appropriations-General Service (Vice-Chairperson); Adoption & Child Welfare; Executive; Financial Institutions & Licensing; Judiciary - Civil; Judiciary - Criminal; Revenue & Finance; Sales, Amusement and Other Taxes; Commercial & Property; Criminal Administration and Enforce; Juv. Jus. and Sys. Involved Youth; Family Preservation Subcommittee.
Biography: Vice president of governmental affairs, Outfront Media; former executive director of World Sport Chicago, a youth development nonprofit; former manager of neighborhood and government relations for the Chicago Cubs; former aide to United States Senator Richard J. Durbin and New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu; former member, Chicago State University Board of Trustees; member, Economic Club of Chicago; B.A., University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign; J.D., DePaul University College of Law.