Rep. Mark L. Walker

(D-Arlington Heights)
53rd District
Rep Mark Walker

Springfield Office:
278-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-3739
District Office:
120 W. Eastman St.
Suite 207
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
(847) 749-1137
Biography
Full-time legislator; Vietnam veteran and Bronze Star recipient; former financial industry executive, entrepreneur, and management consultant; advocate and volunteer for veterans and the homeless; former member of the Arlington Heights Parks Foundation Board; earned B.A. and M.A. from Brown University; married with one adult son.
Walker Hosts Business Development Round Table

Walker Hosts Business Development Round Table

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – As part of his goal to boost economic development in Illinois, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, recently hosted a business development round table with community and economic development officials from Arlington Heights, Mount Prospect and Prospect Heights, and was also joined by the Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce.

Walker Takes a Stand Against Corruption, Supports No Work No Pay

Walker Takes a Stand Against Corruption, Supports No Work No Pay

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – In order to promote government transparency and ethical representation, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, is supporting legislation that would end the practice of paying legislators for a full month of work, regardless of when they resign.

Walker, Gillespie to Host Workshop with Women Employed on Pay Equity, Skill Building

Walker, Gillespie to Host Workshop with Women Employed on Pay Equity, Skill Building

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – To better help women navigate a new state law addressing pay equity, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, and state Sen. Ann Gillespie, D-Arlington Heights, are teaming up with Women Employed, a nonprofit working to expand educational and employment opportunities for all women, to host a Women’s Skill Building Workshop on Feb. 20 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Mount Prospect Public Library, located at 10 S. Emerson St.

Walker’s Office Helps Residents Claim Over $80,000 Through ICash Program

Walker Invites Residents for Coffee and Conversation, New Satellite Office Hours

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – With a new legislative session beginning later this month, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, is inviting residents to share their thoughts and concerns on issues important to them at his Coffee with Mark event scheduled for Jan. 18 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Panera Bread, located at 5 W. Rand Rd. in Arlington Heights.

Walker, Gillespie Thank Residents for Attending Recent Town Hall

Walker, Gillespie Thank Residents for Attending Recent Town Hall

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – State Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, and state Sen. Ann Gillespie, D-Arlington Heights, are thanking district residents for attending their recent town hall in Mount Prospect, where the legislators updated attendees about recent events in Springfield and their work to fight rising property taxes.