Representative Dagmara Avelar (D)
|Senator 85th District|
|265-S Stratton Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|623 Boughton Rd.|
|Bolingbrook, IL 60440 |
|Years served: January 2021 - Present|
Committee assignments: Appropriations-Public Safety; Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, & IT; Health Care Availability & Access; Judiciary - Civil; State Government Administration; Transportation: Regulation, Roads; Family Law & Probate Subcommittee.
Biography: Full-time legislator; B.A. in Justice Studies and minor in Political Science, Northeastern Illinois University; Masters candidate in Urban Planning and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago; board member, Southwest Suburban Immigrant Project; former director of programs, Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights.