Representative Dave Severin (R)
|Senator 117th District|
|223-N Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 782-1275 FAX|
|600 Halfway Road|
|Marion, IL 62959 |
|(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.