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Representative Chad Hays (R)
104th District
Assistant Republican Leader

Photograph of Representative  </span><span class="heading notranslate">Chad Hays (R)

Springfield Office:
202-N Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-4811
(217) 782-1275 FAX
District Office:
7 E. Fairchild Street
Danville, IL  61832
(217) 477-0104
(217) 477-0102 FAX
Years served: December 2010 - Present

Committee assignments: Community College Access & Afford. (Republican Spokesperson); Environment; Executive; Insurance: Property & Casualty; Public Utilities (Republican Spokesperson); Gaming Subcommittee; Special Matters Subcommittee; Regulatory Matters Subcommittee.

Biography: Chad Hays is a Vermilion County native. He graduated from Catlin High School (1981), Danville Area Community College (1983) and Southern Illinois University at Carbondale (1986). Hays served as Mayor of Catlin for two terms. He chaired the Vermilion County Mayor's Council and was a member of the Board of Directors for many community based organizations including Danville Area Economic Development Corporation (Vermilion Advantage), Danville Rotary Club, and the Vermilion Area Community Health Center. Representative Hays and his wife Ruth reside in Catlin. They have three children and two grandchildren.

Associated Senator(s): Scott M. Bennett