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Representative Kambium Buckner (D)
26th District

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Springfield Office:
Senator 26th District
252-W Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-2023
District Office:
449 E. 35th Street
Chicago, IL  60616
(773) 924-1755
(773) 924-1775 FAX

Years served: January 2019 - Present

Committee assignments: Executive; Higher Education; Judiciary - Criminal; Tourism Committee (Vice-Chairperson); Judiciary - Civil; Commercial & Property Subcommittee.

Biography: Vice president of governmental affairs, Outfront Media; former executive director of World Sport Chicago, a youth development nonprofit; former manager of neighborhood and government relations for the Chicago Cubs; former aide to United States Senator Richard J. Durbin and New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu; former member, Chicago State University Board of Trustees; board member, South Side YMCA and Getting Grown Collective; member, Economic Club of Chicago; B.A., University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign; J.D., DePaul University College of Law.

Associated Representative(s): Robert Peters