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Representative Jehan A. Gordon (D) - Previous General Assembly (96th)
|282-S Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|300 E. War Memorial Drive|
|Peoria, IL 61614 |
|(309) 681-8572 FAX|
|Years served: 2009 - Present|
Committee assignments: Access to Federal Funding; Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ; Appropriations-Human Services; Health & Healthcare Disparities; Infrastructure; Veterans' Affairs; Education Reform.
Biography: Full-time state legislator; lifelong Peoria resident; prior to taking office as State Representative, served as a member of the Pleasant Hill District 69 School Board, worked at Illinois Central College as a retention coordinator, and was chair of Peoria Promise; previously worked at Bradley University’s Small Business Development Center, helping to provide assistance to local entrepreneurs; former AmeriCorps VISTA worker; board member, Friends of People with AIDS; volunteer, Junior Achievement of Central Illinois; B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.