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Representative Dave Severin (R) - Previous General Assembly (102nd)
117th District

Photograph of  Representative  Dave Severin (R)

Springfield Office:
Senator 117th District
223-N Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-1051
(217) 782-1275 FAX
District Office:
600 Halfway Road
Suite 103
Marion, IL 62959
(618) 440-5090
(618) 440-5091 FAX

Years served: January 2017 - Present

Committee assignments: Judiciary - Criminal (Republican Spokesperson); Mental Health & Addiction (Republican Spokesperson); Tourism Committee (Republican Spokesperson); Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ; Elem Sec Ed: School Curric Policies; Redistricting Committee; Criminal Administration and Enforce; Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcomm; Juvenile Justice and System Involve; Sex Offenses and Sex Offender Reg.; Sentencing, Penalties and Criminal; Veterans' Affairs.

Biography: Dave Severin, serving his first term in office, is a life-long resident of the 117th District where he represents Williamson County, Franklin County, and a portion of Hamilton County; attended John A. Logan Community College; Dave is a small business owner in Benton; Previously served on the Benton grade school board for over 29 years, the Board of Directors for Centerstone community health not-for-profit for over 16 years, is a member of the Benton Lions Club, and an active member of the Whittington Church for over 20 years. Dave and his wife Penny have been married for over 40 years; their son Travis and his family also reside in Benton.

Associated Representative(s): Dale Fowler