Representative Terra Costa Howard (D)
|Senator 42nd District|
|246-W Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|913 S. Main St.|
|Lombard, IL 60148 |
|Years served: January 2019 - Present|
Committee assignments: Approp- Health & Human Services; Adoption & Child Welfare (Chairperson); Energy & Environment (Vice-Chairperson); Judiciary - Civil; Mental Health & Addiction; State Government Administration; Family Law & Probate (Sub-Chairperson); Clean Energy Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Human Needs Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Family Preservation Subcommittee.
Biography: Legal advocate for vulnerable children, seniors, and families; small business owner; born and raised in DuPage County; B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; J.D., DePaul University; Parent Teacher Association member; Girl Scout leader; former Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board president; adjunct professor, College of DuPage; married, with three daughters.