Representative Aaron M. Ortiz (D)
|Senator 1st District|
|260-W Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|4374 S. Archer Ave.|
|Chicago, IL 60632 |
|Years served: January 2019 - Present|
Committee assignments: Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ; Appropriations-General Service; Appropriations-Human Services; Labor & Commerce; Mental Health & Addiction; Transportation: Vehicles & Safety (Vice-Chairperson); Medicaid & Managed Care Subcommitte; Transportation Issues Subcommittee.
Biography: Full-time legislator; former educator and college counselor at CPS; B.S. in urban planning, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; member of the Chicago Teachers Union, member of Local School Council for the Back of the Yards High School; volunteer soccer coach and lifelong resident of the Gage Park neighborhood in Chicago.