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Representative Linda Chapa LaVia (D) - Previous General Assembly (98th)
|Senator 83rd District|
|229-E Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 782-0927 FAX|
|8 E. Galena Blvd., Suite 240|
|Aurora, IL 60506 |
|(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.