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Representative Elaine Nekritz (D) - Previous General Assembly (97th)
57th District

Photograph of Representative  Elaine Nekritz (D)

Springfield Office:
256-W Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 558-1004
(217) 558-4554 FAX
District Office:
24 S. Des Plaines River Road
Suite 400
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 257-0450
(847) 257-0452 FAX

Years served: 2003 - Present

Committee assignments: Personnel & Pensions (Chairperson); Judiciary I - Civil Law (Chairperson); Transportation, Regulation, Roads; Environmental Health; Cemeteries Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Housing and Property Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Railroad and Air Transportation Sub (Sub-Chairperson); Pension Investments (Vice-Chairperson); Special Investigating Committee (Chairperson).

Biography: Attorney; Law Degree from University of Michigan. Her experience includes working as a real estate attorney, later becoming partner, with the law firm of Altheimer and Gray. A community activist, she was chairperson of the Village of Northbrook's Community Relations Commission from 1997 to 2002. A member of the National Council of Jewish Women and is the Democratic Committeeman of Northfield Township. She resides in Northbrook with her husband, Barry.

Associated Senator(s): Susan Garrett