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Representative Rita Mayfield (D) - Previous General Assembly (98th)
60th District

Photograph of  Representative  Rita Mayfield (D)

Springfield Office:
Senator 60th District
256-W Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 558-1012
(217) 558-1092 FAX
District Office:
120 S Genesee St.
Waukegan, IL 60085
(847) 599-2800
(847) 599-2955 FAX

Years served: July 2010 - Present

Committee assignments: Appropriations-Human Services; Consumer Protection; Energy (Vice-Chairperson); Public Utilities; Transportation: Vehicles & Safety; Accountability & Administrative Rev; Public Safety: Police & Fire Commit (Chairperson); Biotechnology Committee; Elementary & Secondary Education.

Biography: B.S. in Computer Science from Columbia College, M.S. in Management and Organization Behavior with an emphasis in Organization Development from Benedictine University; former vice-president of the Waukegan Board of Education, member of the Waukegan Schools Foundation Board, volunteer financial instructor for Habitat for Humanity, and founding member of Citizens Organized for School Leadership Accountability (COSLA); has two children.

Associated Representative(s): Terry Link