Lisa M. Dugan

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Lisa M. Dugan
Member of the Illinois House of Representatives
from the 79th district
In office
December 2003 (2003-Dec) – January 2013 (2013-Jan)
Preceded by John Philip Novak
Succeeded by Kate Cloonen
Personal details
Born (1969-09-20) September 20, 1969 (age 47)
Political party Democratic
Residence Bradley, Illinois
Profession IBEW Electrician

Lisa M. Dugan is a former Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives who represented the 79th District from January 2003 until January 2013. The district she represented included all or parts of Monee, Peotone, Manteno, Grant Park, Bradley, Kankakee, Aroma Park, St. Anne, Hopkins Park, Papineau, Martinton and Donovan.[1]

Early Life & Career[edit]

Dugan is an electrician by trade and currently a member of IBEW Local 176. A lifelong volunteer in the community she has served on over fifty volunteer boards[2] including serving as President of the Bradley-Bourbannis Chamber of Commerce from 1998-2003.[3]

State Representative[edit]

Dugan was first appointed to the Illinois House of Representatives in December 2003 after Phil Novak was appointed chairman of the Illinois Pollution Control Board.[4] In the 97th General Assembly she has been appointed to serve as the Chairperson of the House Agriculture & Conservation committee. Her Elementary & Secondary Education, State Government Administration (Vice-Chairperson), Health Care Availability Access, Veterans' Affairs, Tourism & Conventions and the Appropriations committee for Human Services.[2]

Her associated Senator is Toi Hutchinson whom Dugan has endorsed in the special election to succeed Jesse Jackson Jr as the representative from Illinois's 2nd congressional district.[5]


  1. ^ Veeneman, Drew. "Map 79th House District" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-11-08. Retrieved 2012-12-23. 
  2. ^ a b "Representative Biography". Illinois General Assembly. Retrieved 2012-12-23. 
  3. ^ "Representative Lisa M. Dugan's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved 2012-12-23. 
  4. ^ Ziemba, Stanley (March 11, 2004). "Rematches mark suburban House races". Chicago Tribune. Chicago, Illinois. Retrieved February 22, 2017. 
  5. ^ "Endorsements". Toi for Illinois. Retrieved 2012-12-23. 

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