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Senator Ram Villivalam (D)
8th District

Photograph of  Senator  Ram Villivalam (D)

Springfield Office:
Senator 8th District
Stratton Office Building, 401 S. Spring
Section C, Room E
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-5500
District Office:
3851 W. Devon Ave.
Chicago, IL 60659
(872) 208-5188

Years served: 2019 – Present

Committee assignments: Transportation (Chair); Licensed Activities; Labor; Energy and Public Utilities; Approp- Pub Safety & Infrastructure (Vice-Chair); Education; Chicago Elected Rep. School Board.

Biography: Bachelor's degree in Political Science, George Washington University; Served as Legislative Coordinator to SEIU Healthcare, Outreach Director to U.S. Congressman Brad Schneider, President of the Indo-American Democratic Organization, and a Board of Director for Gun Violence Prevention PAC; Lives with his wife, Elizabeth, and his sons, Rohan and Lokesh, in the North Mayfair neighborhood of the City of Chicago.

Associated Representative(s): Michael J. Kelly
 Kevin John Olickal