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Representative Dave Vella (D)
68th District

Photograph of  Representative  Dave Vella (D)

Springfield Office:
Senator 68th District
290-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-0455
District Office:
4007 North Mulford Road
Loves Park, IL 61111
(815) 329-6741

Years served: January 2021 - Present

Committee assignments: Appropriations-Higher Education; Judiciary - Criminal; Labor & Commerce; Police & Fire Committee; Public Utilities; Transportation: Vehicles & Safety (Vice-Chairperson); Veterans' Affairs; Job Growth & Workforce Development; Sex Offenses and Sex Offender Reg; Fire Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Police Subcommittee (Sub-Co-Chairperson); Natural Gas Subcommittee.

Biography: Attorney; lifelong resident of Rockford; graduate, Boylan Catholic High School; B.A., Augustana College; J.D. Northern Illinois University; former member, Rockford Literacy Council; former Board President at Keith County Day School, member, St. Anthony’s Church, married with two children.

Associated Representative(s): Steve Stadelman