Senator Michael E. Hastings (D)
Majority Caucus Whip
|Senator 19th District|
|111 Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|Years served: 2013 - Present|
Committee assignments: Energy and Public Utilities (Chair); Education; Executive; Insurance; Judiciary; App- Agriculture, Envir. & Energy (Sub-Vice-Chair); App- Higher Education; Redistricting- South Cook County (Sub-Vice-Chair); Judiciary- Property Law (Sub-Chair); Executive-Consolidation (Sub-Chair).
Biography: Practicing Attorney; Former US Army Captain; Served in Operation Iraqi Freedom, Bronze Star recipient; Former Vice President of High School District #230; Holds B.S. in Leadership and Management, Civil Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point; MBA with Honors, University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign; and J.D., The John Marshall Law School; resides in Frankfort with his wife Katie, son Mikey, and daughter Maddie