|Member of the Illinois House of Representatives
from the 17th district
|Preceded by||Daniel Biss|
Laura Fine is the Illinois state representative for the 17th district, a full-time position she began in January 2013. The 17th district includes all or parts of Evanston, Glenview, Golf, Morton Grove, Northbrook, Skokie and Wilmette.
Fine previously served as the Northfield Township Clerk. She grew up in Glenview and graduated from Indiana University with a B.A. in telecommunications, then produced, wrote, reported and anchored news shows. Fine received a master's degree in political science from Northeastern Illinois University, where she later taught courses in American Government and the Constitution.
Married, Fine and her husband, Michael, have two sons.
- Representative Laura Fine (D) 17th District at the Illinois General Assembly
- Laura Fine for State Representative
- Profile at Project Vote Smart
- Rep. Laura Fine at Illinois Hoise Democrats
- 2012 Editorial board questionnaire at the Chicago Tribune