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Representative Lindsey LaPointe (D)
19th District

Photograph of Representative  Lindsey LaPointe (D)

Springfield Office:
275-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-8400
District Office:
4349 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Suite 2
Chicago, IL  60641
(773) 647-1174

Years served: July 2019 - Present

Committee assignments: Approp-Health & Human Services; Housing; Human Services (Vice-Chairperson); Mental Health & Addiction (Chairperson); Veterans' Affairs; Special Issues Subcommittee (Sub-Co-Chairperson); Wages & Rates Subcommittee.

Biography: Full-time legislator; B.A., Grinnell College; MSW, University of Illinois at Chicago, Jane Addams College of Social Work; former project manager of justice reform at Business and Professional People for the Public Interest (BPI); former program manager of Adult Redeploy Illinois at the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority; social work background; resident of Chicago's Portage Park neighborhood.

Associated Senator(s): Robert F. Martwick