Representative Thaddeus Jones (D)
|274-S Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 558-6433 FAX|
|15525 South Park Ave.|
|South Holland, IL 60409 |
|(708) 933-6284 FAX|
|Years served: January 2011 - Present|
Committee assignments: Appropriations-Higher Education; Appropriations-Public Safety; Community College Access & Afford. (Chairperson); Judiciary - Civil; Labor & Commerce Committee (Vice-Chairperson); Public Utilities; Workers Compensation Subcommittee; Workforce Reconciliation Subcommitt (Sub-Chairperson); Civil Procedure Subcommittee; Real & Personal Property Law Subcom (Sub-Chairperson).
Biography: Graduate of Bloom Trail High School and holds a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice from Loyola University; first African-American alderman of Calumet City's Third Ward; founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Jones Foundation; formerly served as Student Trustee at South Suburban College, member of the Calumet City Library Board; proud father of two sons.