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Representative Al Riley (D) - Previous General Assembly (98th)
38th District
Assistant Majority Leader

Photograph of Representative  Al Riley (D)

Springfield Office:
262-W Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 558-1007
(217) 557-1664 FAX
District Office:
3649 W. 183rd St.
Suite 102
Hazel Crest, IL 60429
(708) 799-4364
(708) 799-4481 FAX

Years served: January 2007 - Present

Committee assignments: Appropriations-General Service; Cities & Villages; Counties & Townships; Mass Transit (Chairperson); Local Government Subcommittee; Local Government Consolidation Sub.

Biography: Born March 4, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois; an urban planner and statistician by profession; Held executive positions in education, government, medical research and the private sector; B.A., Economic Geography/Secondary Education, Chicago State University; Masters, Urban Planning and Policy Analysis and Doctoral study in Economic Policy Analysis, University of Illinois at Chicago; Adjunct Professor, Business and Public Administration, Governors State University (1997-2007); Trustee, Village of Olympia Fields (1994-2005); Trustee, Rich Township (2005); Supervisor, Rich Township (2006-present), member, American Institute of Certified Planners; Executive Board, Calumet Council, Boy Scouts of America; Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra Board, U.S. Army Reserve (Psyops, Civil Affairs - 1972-1978).

Associated Senator(s): Michael E. Hastings