Representative Elizabeth Hernandez (D)
Assistant Majority Leader
|109 Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|6117 West Cermak Road|
|Cicero, IL 60804 |
|(708) 222-5241 FAX|
|Years served: January 2007 - Present|
Committee assignments: Consumer Protection (Chairperson); Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ; Appropriations-Human Services; Health Care Licenses; Higher Education; Special Issues Subcommittee (AES).
Biography: Full-time state legislator; former Senior Policy Advisor to Lt. Governor Patrick Quinn; administrator in Cicero public schools for 17 years; community volunteer and current member of Children’s Center of Cicero and Berwyn, Cicero Youth Services, and Pilsen-Little Village Mental Health Agency; Labor Council for Latin American Development member; former UFCW member; AA in Liberal Arts, Morton College (2001), coursework in public administration, Governors State University; married (Charlie) and mother of two daughters and one son.