Representative Thomas Morrison (R)
|Senator 54th District|
|215-N Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 782-1141 FAX|
|117 East Palatine Road|
|Palatine, IL 60067 |
|Years served: January 2011 - Present|
Committee assignments: Appropriations-General Service (Republican Spokesperson); Personnel & Pensions; Insurance; Elem Sec Ed: Adm., Lic. & Charter (Republican Spokesperson); Energy & Environment; Human Services; Special Issues Subcommittee (ESE); Local Retirement System Subcommitte; Miscellaneous Issues Subcommittee; Pension Reform Subcommittee.
Biography: Former small business owner - residential and commercial disaster cleanup and restoration; 5th grade teacher; radio news broadcaster; B.A. in History, Hillsdale College, Hillsdale, MI; first Illinois legislator to entirely opt-out of the state's pension systems; selected to the Council of State Government's BILLD Fellows program in 2011 and the inaugural class of the Edgar Fellows Leadership Program in 2012; married to Bethany and has four children.