Representative Thomas M. Bennett (R)
Assistant Republican Leader
|220-N Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 782-1275 FAX|
|Years served: January 2015 - Present|
Committee assignments: Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ (Republican Spokesperson); Police & Fire Committee; Elem Sec Ed: School Curric Policies; Child Care Access & Early Childhood; Appropriations-Public Safety; Law Enforcement Subcommittee.
Biography: Dr. Thomas Bennett is an Assistant Minority Leader and Illinois State Representative of the 106 legislative district. Worked as a high school science teacher at Melvin Sibley and IT manager/developer/trainer at State Farm Insurance. Earned a BS in Education, BS in Applied Computer Science, MBA and a Doctorate of Business Administration. Has two children and five grandchildren.