Representative Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer (D)
|261-S Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|3223 N. Sheffield Ave.|
|Chicago, IL 60657 |
|Years served: February 2020 - Present|
Committee assignments: Insurance; Appropriations-Public Safety; Mental Health; Transportation: Vehicles & Safety.
Biography: First openly gay State Representative of the 12th District. LGBTQ rights and community leader. Former Community Liaison for Congressman Mike Quigley. Small business owner and licensed real estate agent. Originally from Madison, Wisconsin. BA in Economics from UW-Madison; MBA from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Pizer lives with his husband Brad in East Lakeview, where they have raised their two sons, Max and Jack-Jack.