Senator Jason A. Barickman (R)
Republican Caucus Whip
|Senator 53rd District|
|M103C Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|3004 G.E. Road|
|Bloomington, IL 61704 |
|Years served: 2011 - 2012 (House); 2013 - Present (Senate)|
Committee assignments: Committee of the Whole; Appropriations I; Commerce and Economic Development; Education; Judiciary (Minority Spokesperson); Licensed Activities and Pensions; Subcommittee on Charter Schools; Sub Com on CA Affecting the Jud.
Biography: Born May 1, 1975 in Streator, Illinois; raised on family farm in Livingston County; Graduated Woodland High School. Veteran of his service in uniform while an infantry soldier in the Illinois Army National Guard.
Graduated from Illinois State University and then the University of Illinois College of Law. Principal with law office of Meyer Capel, P.C. Selected to inaugural class of the 2012 Edgar Fellows Leadership Program. Member of Illinois House from 2011-2013. Resides in Bloomington with wife, Kristin, and their two sons.