Senator Celina Villanueva (D)
|Senator 12th District|
|Stratton Office Building|
|Section C, Room F|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|2501 South Central Park Avenue|
|Chicago, IL 60623 |
|Years served: 2019 - 2020 (House); 2020 - Present (Senate)|
Committee assignments: Revenue (Chair); Appropriations; Transportation; Labor; Higher Education (Vice-Chair); S. C. on Crim Law & Public Safety; Sub Com. Special Issues; Chicago Elected Rep. School Board.
Biography: Born in Chicago and raised in Little Village. Full-time state legislator. Former Civic & Youth Engagement Manager at the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights. Bachelor’s degree in Latino/a Studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Community organizer and avid reader.