Representative Jerry Costello, II (D)
|200-7S Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|124 Locust Street|
|Red Bud, IL 62278 |
|(618) 282-7286 FAX|
|Years served: July 2011-Present|
Committee assignments: Agriculture & Conservation (Chairperson); Appropriations-Public Safety; Environment; Police & First Responders (Vice-Chairperson); Veterans' Affairs (Vice-Chairperson); Negotiations Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Animal Baiting Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Transportation Subcommittee; Petroleum Regulation Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson).
Biography: Financial adviser; born February 13, 1969 in Belleville, IL; graduate, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; former paratrooper, U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division during Operation Desert Storm; former patrolman and assistant chief of police; member, Fraternal Order of Police, Laborers International Union of Northern America, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Catholic War Veterans; member, St. Theresa's Catholic Church in Belleville; married, has three children.