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Representative Suzanne M. Ness (D)
66th District

Photograph of Representative  Suzanne M. Ness (D)

Springfield Office:
272-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-0432
District Office:
20 S. Grove St.
Carpentersville, IL 60110
(224) 484-8620

Years served: January 2021 - Present

Committee assignments: Appropriations-General Service; Adoption & Child Welfare; Counties & Townships (Vice-Chairperson); Energy & Environment; Human Services; Small Business, Tech Innovation; Medicaid Subcommittee (Sub-Co-Chairperson); Investigations and Reporting Subcom; Foster Care Placement Subcommittee.

Biography: Small business owner; founded non-profit organization to help local teens develop leadership skills; B.S. in Communications from Arizona State University; M.A. from University of Phoenix; former employee of Maricopa County, Ariz.; former member, McHenry County Board and Northern Kane County Board; grew up in Marengo and resides in Crystal Lake; married, with three adult children and a granddaughter.

Associated Senator(s): Donald P. DeWitte