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Senator Kimberly A. Lightford (D) - Previous General Assembly (99th)
Assistant Majority Leader
|323B Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 558-2068 FAX|
|10330 West Roosevelt Rd|
|Westchester, IL 60154 |
|(708) 343-7400 FAX|
|Years served: 1998 - Present
Committee assignments: Assignments; Executive; Education (Chair); Committee of the Whole; Executive Appointments; Energy and Public Utilities; Labor; Subcommittee on Civil Rights; Subcommittee on Special Issues (EX); Subcommittee on Charter Schools (Sub-Chair); Com. Oversight Medicaid Mang. Care; Sub. on Police Professionalism.
Full-time senator; B.A. in communications, Western Illinois University; M.A. in public administration, University of Illinois Springfield; village of Maywood trustee; employee for Secretary of State, Department of Corrections and Central Management Services; longtime champion in the Senate for education, working families and women's issues; lives in Maywood with her son, Isaiah.