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Senator Kimberly A. Lightford (D) - Previous General Assembly (101st)
Senate Majority Leader
|Senator 4th District|
|329A Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|4415 Harrison St.|
|Hillside, IL 60162 |
|(708) 632-4515 FAX|
|Years served: 1998 - Present
Committee assignments: Assignments (Chair); Committee of the Whole; Education (Chair); Energy and Public Utilities; Executive Appointments; Executive; Oversight Medicaid Mang. Care, Spec; Supplier Diversity, Special Com. On; Subcommittee on Gov. Operations (Sub-Chair); Subcommittee on Charter Schools (Sub-Chair); Subcommittee on Const. Amendments (Sub-Chair).
Biography: B.A. in Communications, Western Illinois University; M.A. in Public Administration, University of Illinois Springfield; former Village of Maywood trustee; former employee at Secretary of State, Department of Corrections and Central Management Services; longtime champion in the Senate for education, working families and women's issues; lives in Maywood with her family.