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Representative Joe Sosnowski (R) - Previous General Assembly (100th)
69th District

Photograph of  Representative  Joe Sosnowski (R)

Springfield Office:
Senator 69th District
200-2N Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-0548
(217) 782-1275 FAX
District Office:
305 Amphitheater Drive
Rockford, IL 61107
(815) 547-3436
(815) 516-8434 FAX

Years served: January 2011 - Present

Committee assignments: Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ; Cities & Villages; Elem Sec Ed: Charter School Policy; Executive (Republican Spokesperson); Revenue & Finance; Income Tax Subcommittee; Growth, Reform & Fairness Subcommit; Scholarship Tax Credit Oversight.

Biography: Director of Institutional Advancement, Rockford Christian Schools; Illinois Licensed Real Estate Salesperson; born April 13, 1977, in Hanover Park, IL; graduated, West Chicago High School, 1995; B.A., English, Northern Illinois University, 1999; former Alderman, City of DeKalb, 1999-2003; former Alderman, City of Rockford, 2005-2010; member of Stateline Community Church; member of Next Rockford (young professionals); recipient of the Rockford Chamber of Commerce's 40 Under 40 Award; married (wife, Roxanne), has two sons, Aidan and Roman, and daughter, Ellie. To learn more, or to contact Rep. Sosnowski, please visit
Associated Representative(s): Dave Syverson