As a mother, former school board member and business leader, Janet Yang Rohr is a committed leader who is fighting to reduce the tax burden facing hard-working families, increase access to healthcare and put the needs of the residents of the 41st House District first and foremost.
Janet is a longtime resident of the Naperville community, where she met her husband Dan. They decided to raise their three kids, Kathryn, Jonny and Miriam, in Naperville because of the strong community.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and Economics from Northwestern University and a Master of Business Administration in Finance, Accounting, and Entrepreneurship from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. She is currently the Director of Global Data at investment data and research firm, Morningstar in Chicago.
Janet served on the Naperville District 203 School Board from 2017-2021 to ensure that her children and others are provided with opportunities they need to be successful. There, she used her knowledge, background and skills to lower and abate property taxes and debt service levies by millions of dollars, while expanding the early childhood education and other programs that will help all students succeed.
Whether it has been in her current role, on the school board or with other similar organizations, Janet uses her business and finance experience to push forward each group’s goals and missions in measurable ways that use resources wisely.
As state representative, Janet uses her commonsense mindset and drive for practical solutions to get things done on behalf of all community members of the 41st District.
Yang Rohr Highlights Expansion of Child Care Assistance, Addressing Needs of Families and Businesses
NAPERVILLE, Ill. – As the Illinois economy continues to accelerate, state Rep. Janet Yang Rohr, D-Naperville, is highlighting significant increases in childcare assistance that aim to help families and address widespread labor shortages.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Janet Yang Rohr, D-Naperville, is partnering with Illinois Treasurer Michael Frerichs for a college savings plan seminar on Tuesday, August 10 at 6 p.m. via Facebook Live.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Janet Yang Rohr, D-Naperville, is raising awareness for the need of lifesaving bone marrow donations and is encouraging those who are able to consider donating.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Janet Yang Rohr, D-Naperville, is hosting her monthly ‘Coffee and Conversation’ event on Saturday, July 31 at her district office. She is inviting residents from Naperville and Warrenville to discuss key local issues and to share ideas and information about her legislative agenda.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Janet Yang Rohr, D-Naperville, is informing residents of news from the Secretary of State’s Office that driver’s licenses and state ID card expiration dates have been extended.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. – For National Park and Recreation month this July, state Rep. Janet Yang Rohr, D-Naperville, is encouraging residents to take advantage of the important social and environmental benefits of natural spaces, parks and recreational areas.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. – To ensure that all voters can make their voices heard, state Rep. Janet Yang Rohr, D-Naperville, recently passed a robust elections reform package to make voting more accessible in Illinois.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. - Drivers who are caught in violation of Scott’s Law may face stiffer penalties according to new legislation sponsored by state Rep. Janet Yang Rohr, D-Naperville. “Scott’s Law was passed to keep law enforcement and first responders safe as they are...
NAPERVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Janet Yang Rohr, D-Naperville, recently announced the dates of her newly formed citizen advisory panels to discuss major issues facing the state, including education, economic development, veteran’s wellness and more.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Janet Yang Rohr, D-Naperville, is partnering with state Sen. Laura Ellman, D-Naperville, for a town hall meeting on Monday, June 21 at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom to discuss updates from the 2021 Legislative Session.