Representative Delia C. Ramirez (D)
Assistant Majority Leader
|632 Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|3042 W. North Avenue|
|Chicago, IL 60647 |
|Years served: December 2018 - Present|
Committee assignments: Adoption & Child Welfare; Appropriations-Human Services; Elem Sec Ed: Adm., Lic. & Charter; Executive; Judiciary - Criminal; Housing Committee (Vice-Chairperson).
Biography: Full-time legislator; social service administrator, community organizer, and policy advocate; B.A. in Justice Studies from Northeastern Illinois University; former founding executive director of the Center for Changing Lives; former board chair of Latin United Community Housing Association and Logan Square Neighborhood Association; daughter of immigrant parents, and the first Guatemalan-American to serve in the Illinois General Assembly.