Rep. Katie Stuart

(D-Edwardsville)
112th District
Rep Katie Stuart

Springfield Office:
278-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-8018

District Office:
2105 Vandalia St.
Unit #16
Collinsville, IL 62234

Phone: (618) 365-6650

Biography
Full-time legislator; B.A. in Mathematics, Rutgers University; former public elementary and high school math teacher in Edwardsville and Highland; former college math instructor at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville; lives in Edwardsville with her husband and two children.
State Rep. Stuart to Host Monthly “Coffee With Katie” Event

Stuart-Sponsored Dementia Support Bill Signed Into Law

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – House Bill 4388, co-sponsored by State Representative Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, which mandates enhanced training for first responders in assisting Illinoisans suffering from Alzheimers and other forms of dementia, was signed into law by Gov. JB Pritzker on May 13, 2022. The new law requires that EMS personnel complete at least one hour of training related to the diagnosis, treatment, and care of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. Rep. Stuart was the bill’s Chief Co-Sponsor in the House.

State Rep. Stuart to Host Monthly “Coffee With Katie” Event

State Rep. Stuart Salutes Hero Collinsville Firefighters

COLLINSVILLE, Ill – State Representative Katie Stuart, R-Edwardsville, saluted members of the Collinsville Fire Department who have received awards for bravery and heroism in the line of duty during 2021. The Collinsville Fire Department is receiving the Unit Citation (Group) award, and Firefighter/Paramedic Colin Fuhrmann is receiving the Medal of Valor.

State Rep. Stuart Highlights State Funding Adjustments for Area Schools

State Rep. Stuart Highlights State Funding Adjustments for Area Schools

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is raising awareness after the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) found and corrected a coding error in the funding formula it uses to calculate state funding levels for local schools. The error, which is now being corrected, caused schools and school districts throughout Illinois to be underpaid by the state.

State Rep. Stuart to Host Monthly “Coffee With Katie” Event

Teacher Bills Co-Sponsored by State Rep. Katie Stuart Become Law

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Two bills sponsored by State Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, to address Illinois’ ongoing teacher shortage have now become law. HB 5472 removes barriers that prevented retired teachers from serving as substitute teachers without jeopardizing their retirement benefits; and SB 3907 extends the number of consecutive days that a substitute teacher can work from five to fifteen. The two bills were signed into law by Governor J.B. Pritzker on April 22 and April 27, respectively.

Stuart Invites Residents to Townhall on Education

Stuart Invites Residents to Townhall on Education

COLLINSVILLE, Ill.- State Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is inviting teachers, parents, and residents interested in education issues to attend a citizen advisory committee meeting on Jan. 24 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Collinsville Public Library located at 408 W. Main St.

Stuart Invites Residents to Townhall on Education

Stuart Statement on OSHA Investigation

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill- Following the announcement that the Occupational Safety and Health Agency (OSHA) will be conducting an investigation on the Amazon facility in Edwardsville, State Representative Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, shared the below statement:

Stuart to Host Town Hall to Discusses Issues Facing Small Businesses

Stuart to Host Town Hall to Discusses Issues Facing Small Businesses

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – To provide small business owners and other stakeholders an opportunity to discuss issues facing community business, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is hosting a Small Business Citizens Advisory Committee. The event will be held on December 20th from 6 pm to 7 pm at the Collinsville Chamber of Commerce at 221 N. Main Street Collinsville.