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Senator Meg Loughran Cappel (D) - Previous General Assembly (102nd)
49th District

Photograph of  Senator  Meg Loughran Cappel (D)

Springfield Office:
Senator 49th District
Stratton Office Building
Section F, Room G
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-0052
District Office:
2009 S. Route 59
Plainfield, IL 60586
(815) 267-6119

Years served: 2020-

Committee assignments: Behavioral and Mental Health; Commerce; Education (Vice-Chair); Labor; State Government; App-Education; App-Emergency Management (Sub-Vice-Chair); Redistricting- Kankakee & Will (Sub-Vice-Chair).

Biography: Lifelong educator and small business owner; Shorewood Chamber of Commerce member; previously served as school teacher’s union representative; former Joliet High School Board member; served as Illinois Association of School Board delegate; former Joliet Township High School Discipline Committee member; served and volunteered on various parent-teacher organizations; volunteered as Sator Sanchez Elementary School cheer coach for 7 years; resides in Shorewood with her husband Jason, three kids and dog Max.

Associated Representative(s): Natalie A. Manley
 Mark Batinick