Senator Bill Cunningham (D)
President Pro Tempore
|309 J Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|10400 South Western Ave.|
|Chicago, IL 60643 |
|Years served: 2011 - 2012 (House); 2013 - Present (Senate)|
Committee assignments: Assignments; Appropriations; Energy and Public Utilities; Executive; Executive Appointments; Higher Education; Gaming, Wagering, and Racing (Sub-Chair); EX Ethics (Sub-Chair).
Biography: Biography: Born July 21, 1967. Full-time state legislator and lifelong resident of the 18th Senate District. Graduate of Mt. Carmel High School; B.A. in Political Science from the University of Illinois-Chicago. Former Chief of Staff and Director of Communications for the Cook County Sheriff's Office. Previously served as a State Representative (2011-13) and as an elected member of the Sutherland Local School Council. Resides in Chicago's Beverly community with wife, Juliana, and two daughters, Madeline and Olivia.