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Representative Naomi D. Jakobsson (D) - Previous General Assembly (98th)
103rd District

Photograph of Representative  Naomi D. Jakobsson (D)

Springfield Office:
257-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 558-1009
(217) 557-4536 FAX
District Office:
206 N. Randolph St.
Suite 120
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 373-5000
(217) 373-8679 FAX

Years served: January 2003 - January 2015

Committee assignments: Appropriations-Higher Education; Environment; Higher Education (Chairperson); Human Services; Adoption Reform (Vice-Chairperson); Higher Ed Special Issues Sub (Sub-Chairperson).

Biography: Naomi Jakobsson was elected in the fall of 2002. She formerly served as Champaign County Recorder for 12 years, Interim Director of Domestic Violence Shelter and the Executive Director of the University YWCA. Naomi and her husband, Eric, have been active in adoptive services and parent support groups through the adoption of six of their eight children. They have twelve grandchildren.

Associated Senator(s): Scott M Bennett