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Senator Susan Garrett (D) - Previous General Assembly (96th)
29th District
Majority Caucus Whip

Photograph of  Senator  Susan Garrett (D)

Springfield Office:
Senator 29th District
129 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-3650
District Office:
425 Sheridan Road
Highwood, IL  60040
(847) 433-2002
(847) 433-8002 FAX

Years served: 91st - 92nd General Assembly (House); 2003 - Present (Senate)

Committee assignments: Committee of the Whole; Commerce (Vice-Chair); Public Health; Revenue; Education; Environment (Chair); Joint Comm. on Government Reform; Revenue Subcommittee on Amendments (Sub-Chair); Subcommittee on Special Issues (Sub-Co-Chair); Subcommittee on Mandates (Sub-Chair).

Biography: Full-time state legislator. Garrett earned her Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from Lake Forest College; resides in Lake Forest with her husband, Scott, and two children, Brett & Elizabeth.

Associated Representative(s): Karen May
 Elaine Nekritz