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Representative Delia C. Ramirez (D)
4th District
Assistant Majority Leader

Photograph of Representative  Delia C. Ramirez (D)

Springfield Office:
632 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-0150
District Office:
4053 W. Armitage Avenue
Chicago, IL  60639
(773) 799-8219

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); Medicaid & Managed Care Subcommitte (Sub-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.

Associated Senator(s): Omar Aquino