Senator James T. Meeks (I) - Previous General Assembly (94th)
|M115 Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|2050 E. 159th Street|
|Calumet City, IL 60419 |
|(708) 862-4745 FAX|
|Years served: |
Committee assignments: Sen. Comm. Whole; Commerce & Economic Development (Vice-Chairperson); Housing & Community Affairs (Chairperson); Approp I; Education; Higher Education; Senate Education Funding Reform; Subcommittee on NCLB (Sub-Chairperson).
Biography: Pastor of Salem Baptist Church; born August 4, 1956 in Chicago; Bachelor's of Arts Degree in Religion and Philosophy from Bishop College in Dallas, Texas; Executive Vice President of the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition; married (wife Jamell), has four children.