Roderick Sawyer

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Roderick T. Sawyer
City of Chicago Alderman
Assumed office
Constituency 6th Ward, Chicago
Personal details
Born (1963-04-12) April 12, 1963 (age 54)
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Political party Democratic Party
Spouse(s) Cheryll Sawyer
Children Sydni Celeste Sawyer
Roderick T. Sawyer Jr.
Residence Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Alma mater St. Ignatius College Prep
DePaul University
Chicago Kent College of Law

Roderick T. Sawyer (born April 12, 1963) is the alderman of the 6th ward of the City of Chicago, Illinois. Sawyer is the son of the late Chicago mayor Eugene Sawyer. He was first elected in 2011 after narrowly defeating incumbent Freddrenna Lyle,[1] and is currently serving his second term. Sawyer has a son named after him. Sawyer grew up in the 6th ward on the south side of Chicago. He is an alums of St. Ignatius College Prep (class of 1981). He earned his Bachelor of Science in Finance from DePaul University, a Jurist Doctorate from the Chicago Kent College of Law.[2][3]