Representative Dena M. Carli (D) - Previous General Assembly (97th)
|Senator 1st District|
|200-1S Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 782-8917 FAX|
|2650 W. 51st Street|
|Chicago, IL 60632 |
|(773) 863-8702 FAX|
|Years served: May 2011 - Present|
Committee assignments: International Trade & Commerce; Consumer Protection; Tourism & Conventions; Adoption Reform; Judiciary II - Criminal Law.
Biography: Born and raised in the Back of the Yards Community, in Chicago. Currently a Chicago Police Sergeant and has been in law enforcement for 17 years. Graduate of Saint Xavier University where she earned a Masters Degree in Business Management with high honors; attended Governors State University for a Masters in Public Administration and Undergraduate Degree. She participates in advancement courses at Northwestern University for Leadership in Public Safety. She is married (Dennis) with 3 wonderful sons.