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Representative Kelly M. Burke (D) - Previous General Assembly (101st)
36th District
Assistant Majority Leader

Photograph of Representative  Kelly M. Burke (D)

Springfield Office:
632 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-0515
District Office:
5144 W. 95th St.
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
(708) 425-0571
(708) 425-0642 FAX

Years served: January 2011 - Present

Committee assignments: Appropriations-Higher Education; Elem Sec Ed: Adm., Lic. & Charter; Health Care Licenses; Higher Education; Museums, Arts, & Cultural Enhanceme; Personnel & Pensions; Special Issues Subcommittee (ESE); Personnel Code Subcommittee; Agriculture & Conservation (Vice-Chairperson); Administrative and Substantive; Pension Reform Subcommittee; Special Issues Subcommittee (HED); Qualifications Challenge Committee.

Biography: Attorney; B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; J.D., John Marshall Law School; Evergreen Park Library Board trustee, 2003-2011 (board president 2005-2011); alumna of the Edgar Fellows Leadership Program (2012); adjunct faculty, Loyola University Law School.

Associated Senator(s): Bill Cunningham