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: Rules; Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ; Appropriations-Higher Education; Consumer Protection (Vice-Chairperson); Executive; Immigration & Human Rights Committe; Revenue & Finance; Income Tax Subcommittee; Redistricting Committee (Chairperson).
Biography: Full-time state legislator; former Senior Policy Advisor to Lt. Governor Patrick Quinn; worked in Cicero Public Schools for 17 years; community volunteer and current member of Children's Center of Cicero and Berwyn, Cicero Youth Services; founder of Cicero Youth Commission; former UFCW member; AA in Liberal Arts, Morton College (2001), BA in Public Administration, Northeastern University; married (Charlie) and mother of two daughters and one son.