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Senator Jacqueline Y. Collins (D) - Previous General Assembly (101st)
Deputy Majority Caucus Chair
|Senator 16th District|
|M114 Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|1155 West 79th Street|
|Chicago, IL 60620 |
|(773) 224-2855 FAX|
|Years served: 2003 - Present|
Committee assignments: Committee of the Whole; Financial Institutions (Chair); Insurance; Transportation; Subcommittee on Capital (TR).
Biography: Born in McComb, Miss.; grew up in the Englewood neighborhood of Chicago. Studied journalism at Northwestern University and graduated from Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government and Harvard Divinity School. JD from Loyola University of Law. Emmy Award-nominated news editor at CBS-TV in Chicago and 2001 Legislative Fellow with U.S. Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton. Leadership Greater Chicago Fellow 1998-99.