Representative Dan Brady (R)
Assistant Republican Leader
|200-8N Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 558-6271 FAX|
|104 W. North Street|
|Normal, IL 61761 |
|(309) 662-1150 FAX|
|Years served: January 2001 - Present|
Committee assignments: Appropriations-Higher Education (Republican Spokesperson); Community College Access & Afford. (Republican Spokesperson); Higher Education; Insurance; Labor & Commerce Committee; Transportation: Vehicles & Safety; Special Needs Services; Workers Compensation Subcommittee; House Budget Oversight Panel; Judiciary - Civil (Republican Spokesperson).
Biography: Dan Brady is from Bloomington, Illinois. He is a licensed funeral director and embalmer. He served as McLean County Coroner from 1992 to 2000. He received an A.A. from Southern Illinois University and a B.A. in Elected Studies from St. Ambrose University. He was named to the Illinois House Republican Leadership team in 2003 as Republican Caucus Chair and in 2008 he was named Assistant Minority Leader. In 2010 he was awarded "Champion of Free Enterprise" by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce; 2009-2010 "Guardian of Small Business" by the National Federation of Independent Business for Illinois; 2010 "Friend of Agriculture" by the Illinois Farm Bureau. In 2009, Dan received the "Legislative Hero Award" by the Illinois State Alliance of YMCA's. In 2008 he was awarded "Legislator of the Year" by both the Illinois Association of County Board Members and Commissioners and the Health Care Council of Illinois. Dan and his wife Teri have two children.