Illinois General Assembly - Senator Biography
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Representative Joseph M. Lyons (D) - Previous General Assembly (94th)
19th District
Majority Conference Chairperson

Photograph of  Representative  Joseph M. Lyons (D)

Springfield Office:
Senator 19th District
229-E Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-8400
(217) 557-1934 FAX
District Office:
5205 N. Milwaukee
Chicago, IL 60630
(773) 286-1115
(773) 545-7106 FAX

Years served: 1996 - Present

Committee assignments: Committee of the Whole; Aging; Telecommunications; Transportation & Motor Vehicles; Executive (Vice-Chairperson); Financial Institutions; Pay Day Loans, Subcommittee; Railroads, Subcommittee on.

Biography: Training/Education; born June 24, 1951, in Chicago; bachelor's degree, political science/history, De Paul University, 1975; M.S. in public administration, De Paul University, 1984; Supervisor of Water Operations, Chicago Water Department, 1975-81; Regional Affairs Officer, Regional Transportation Authority, 1980-81; Manager of Training and Education, Cook County Department of Human Resources, 1983-present; married (wife, Kieran), has two children, Ellie and Joey.

Associated Representative(s): James A. DeLeo