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Representative Chad Hays (R) - Previous General Assembly (99th)
104th District
Assistant Republican Leader

Photograph of  Representative  Chad Hays (R)

Springfield Office:
Senator 104th District
202-N Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-4811
(217) 782-1275 FAX
District Office:
7 E. Fairchild Street
Danville, IL  61832
(217) 477-0104
(217) 477-0102 FAX

Years served: December 2010 - Present

Committee assignments: Executive (Republican Spokesperson); Health Care Availability Access (Republican Spokesperson); Health Care Licenses; Higher Education; Juvenile Justice & System-Involved.

Biography: Chad Hays is a Vermilion County native. He graduated from Catlin High School (1981), Danville Area Community College (1983) and Southern Illinois University at Carbondale (1986). Hays served as Mayor of Catlin for two terms. He chaired the Vermilion County Mayor's Council and was a member of the Board of Directors for many community based organizations including Danville Area Economic Development Corporation (Vermilion Advantage), Danville Rotary Club, and the Vermilion Area Community Health Center. Representative Hays and his wife Ruth reside in Catlin. They have three children and one grandchild.

Associated Representative(s): Scott M. Bennett