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Representative Maurice A. West, II (D) - Previous General Assembly (101st)
67th District

Photograph of Representative  Maurice A. West, II (D)

Springfield Office:
237-E Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-3167
District Office:
E.J. "Zeke" Giorgi Center
200 S. Wyman, Suite 304
Rockford, IL 61101
(815) 987-7433

Years served: January 2019 - Present

Committee assignments: Appropriations-Higher Education; Higher Education; Judiciary - Criminal; Mental Health; Juvenile Justice and System Involve; Sex Offenses and Sex Offender Reg..

Biography: Full-time legislator; ordained minister; M.A., Chicago School of Professional Psychology; B.S., Illinois College; Product of Rockford Public Schools; former director of the Career Development at Rockford University; 2019 Edgar Fellow; award-winning music composer; married (wife, Leslie)

Associated Senator(s): Steve Stadelman