Rep Carol Sente

(D-Vernon Hills)
59th District
Rep Carol Sente

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Springfield Office:
272-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-0499
(217) 524-0443 FAX

District Office:
The Laschen Center
294 Evergreen Dr.
Vernon Hills, IL 60061
(847) 478-9909
(847) 984-2206 FAX

Biography
Small-business owner; former managing partner, SRBL Architects; former principal, FGM Architects; B.S., Indiana University; master’s studies, Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management; co-chair, Legislative Fire Caucus; former vice president, Vernon Hills Park Board; former volunteer and youth counselor for Burn Camp and Marcie’s Place Children’s Grieving Camp; former board member, Sommer Memorial Foundation; member, Willow Creek Church; received Lake County Underage Drinking & Drug Prevention Task Force’s “Leading By Example” Award, and Legislator of the Year awards from the Small Business Advocacy Council, American Institute of Architects, Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police, and Illinois Association of Fire Protection Districts.

Sente Passes Legislation to Invest in Environmental Job Creation

Sente Passes Legislation to Invest in Environmental Job Creation

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Carol Sente, D-Vernon Hills, passed bi-partisan legislation last Wednesday which would make new investments in education and training for people interested in working in the expanding “green energy” economy. “As the former owner of an...

Sente Opposes Cuts to Meals on Wheels,  Stands with Seniors

Sente Opposes Cuts to Meals on Wheels, Stands with Seniors

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Carol Sente, D-Vernon Hills, is standing with seniors and senior advocacy groups, like AARP, in opposition to Washington politicians’ dangerous cuts to the senior Meals on Wheels program, which would affect the more than 115,000 elderly...

Sente Backs Cost-Saving Reforms Requested by Governor

Sente Backs Cost-Saving Reforms Requested by Governor

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.  – Seeking to foster bi-partisan compromise and reduce wasteful spending within government, State Rep. Carol Sente, D-Vernon Hills, helped pass a procurement reform package requested by Gov. Bruce Rauner on Monday afternoon. “House Democrats and...

Sente Electronic Recycling and Shred Day Draws Large Crowd

Sente Electronic Recycling and Shred Day Draws Large Crowd

VERNON HILLS, Ill. –  Even as the rain came down on Saturday, State Rep. Carol Sente, D-Vernon Hills, and local partners hosted a successful community electronics recycling and shred day, allowing over 600 residents to shred documents and recycle a wide array of...

Sente Backs Reforms to Lower Workers’ Compensation Premiums

Sente Backs Reforms to Lower Workers’ Compensation Premiums

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Small businesses would receive real relief from staggering workers’ compensation costs under legislation cosponsored by State Rep. Carol Sente, D-Vernon Hills, creating a new non-profit insurer to instill more competition in the insurance market....

Sente Fights to Protect Residents  with Pre-existing Conditions

Sente Fights to Protect Residents with Pre-existing Conditions

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – As Washington politicians pass reckless changes to federal law, stripping insurance from people with pre-existing conditions and increasing premiums, State Rep. Sente, D-Vernon Hills, is backing health care legislation at the state level to protect...