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Representative Linda Chapa LaVia (D) - Previous General Assembly (98th)
83rd District

Photograph of  Representative  Linda Chapa LaVia (D)

Springfield Office:
229-E Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 558-1002
(217) 782-0927 FAX
District Office:
8 E. Galena Blvd., Suite 240
Aurora, IL  60506
(630) 264-6855
(630) 264-6752 FAX

Years served: January 2003 - Present

Committee assignments: Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ; Appropriations-Higher Education; Business Occupational Licenses; Consumer Protection; Elementary & Secondary Education (Chairperson); Accountability & Administrative Rev; Veterans' Affairs (Chairperson); Biotechnology Committee; Charter Schools Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Science, Technology, Engineering, (Sub-Chairperson); Special Issues Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson).

Biography: Real estate broker; born and raised in Aurora; bachelor's degree and ROTC, University of Illinois at Chicago; commissioned officer in the U.S. Army until 1993, Illinois National Guard until 1997; resides in Aurora; married, two daughters.

Associated Senator(s): Linda Holmes