Representative Sonya M. Harper (D)
|276-S Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 558-6370 FAX|
|4926 South Ashland|
|Chicago, IL 60609 |
|(773) 925-6584 FAX|
|Years served: October 2015 - Present|
Committee assignments: Agriculture & Conservation; Appropriations-General Service; Business Incentives for Local Comm. (Vice-Chairperson); Elem Sec Ed: School Curric Policies; Environment; Police & First Responders; Restorative Justice.
Biography: Executive director, Grow Greater Englewood; president, Sharper PR Communications; B.A., Journalism and Broadcast News, University of Missouri-Columbia; founder, Wood Street Meet and Greet Community Garden; community organizer, Resident Association of Greater Englewood; community representative, Local School Council, Lindblom Math and Science Academy; co-founder and campaign director, Englewood Votes!; former director of outreach, Growing Home Inc.; former news producer, Fox 19, KOMU-TV, KOPN.