OUR DEMOCRATIC ELECTED OFFICIALS
Serving our Community
We are proud to have many Democratic elected officials in DuPage County, especially in York Township. Learn more about your representatives, and contact them frequently. Websites have been provided to more easily express your concerns as a voter.
Senior U. S. Senator from Illinois
Richard Joseph Durbin (born November 21, 1944) is an American attorney and politician serving as the senior United States Senator from Illinois, a seat he was first elected to in 1996. He has been the Senate Democratic Whip since 2005, the second-highest position in the Democratic leadership in the U.S. Senate.
Junior U.S. Senator from Illinois
Tammy Duckworth, (born March 12, 1968, Bangkok, Thailand), American politician who was elected to the U.S. Senate as a Democrat in 2016 and began representing Illinois the following year. She previously was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives (2013–17).
U.S. Representative for Illinois 5th Congressional District
Mike Quigley is the representative from Illinois' 5th Congressional District in the U.S. House. He won re-election in 2018 with more than 76 percent of the vote.
Quigley has been an elected public official since 1998, having previously served on the Cook County Board of Commissioners.
U.S. Representative for Illinois 6th Congressional District
Sean Thomas Casten (born November 23, 1971) is an American entrepreneur and Democratic politician serving as the U.S. Representative for Illinois's 6th congressional district.
U.S. Representative for Illinois 8th Congressional District
Subramanian Raja Krishnamoorthi is an American businessman and politician who is the U.S. Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district. He was first elected in 2016 to succeed Tammy Duckworth, who gave up the seat to successfully run for the U.S. Senate.
Governor of Illinois
Pritzker was the Democratic nominee for governor of Illinois in the 2018 gubernatorial election. He defeated Republican incumbent Bruce Rauner in the general election on November 6, 2018, and took office on January 14, 2019.
Lieutenant Governor of Illinois
Juliana Stratton is an American lawyer and politician serving as the 48th lieutenant governor of Illinois, since 2019. She previously served as a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives from 2017 to 2019. She is the first African-American woman to become Illinois' lieutenant governor.
Attorney General of Illinois
Kwame Raoul is an American lawyer and politician who has been the 42nd Attorney General of Illinois since 2019. Raoul represented the 13th district in the Illinois Senate from 2004 to 2019.
Illinois Secretary of State
Jesse Clark White is an American educator, politician and former athlete from the State of Illinois. A member of the Democratic Party, he has served as the 37th Secretary of State of Illinois since 1999. He is the longest-serving and the first African American to hold this position.
SUSANA A. MENDOZA
Susana A. Mendoza was sworn in as Illinois Comptroller on December 5, 2016, after running for office on a platform of prioritizing the most vulnerable residents at a time when the State had gone without a budget for more than two years.
Illinois State Treasurer
MICHAEL W. FRERICHS
Michael W. Frerichs is the State Treasurer of Illinois, having taken office on January 12, 2015. Prior to being elected treasurer, he was a Democratic member of the Illinois Senate, representing the 52nd District from 2007 until 2015.
Illinois State Senator - 23rd District
Tom Cullerton is a member of the Illinois Senate representing the 23rd district since 2013. Prior to his service in the Illinois Senate he was the Village President of Villa Park from 2009 to 2013 and served one term as a village trustee from 2005 to 2009.
Illinois State Senator - 24th District
SUZY GLOWIAK HILTON
Suzy Glowiak Hilton is a Democratic member of the Illinois Senate from the 24th district. Glowiak Hilton narrowly defeated Republican incumbent Chris Nybo in the 2018 general election. She took office January 9, 2019.
Illinois House of Representatives - 46th District
Deborah Conroy is a member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 46. Deb has served her district from January 2013 to the present. She is a former Elmhurst District 205 School Board Member.
Illinois House of Representatives - 48th District
TERRA COSTA HOWARD
Terra Costa Howard is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives for the 48th district. Costa Howard defeated incumbent and House Republican Floor Leader Peter Breen in the 2018 general election and continues to serve today. Prior to her election to the Illinois House of Representatives, she was a member of the Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education and the Glen Ellyn Plan Commission.
DuPage County Auditor
Bill White is the current DuPage County Auditor, from 2020 to 2024. Prior to serving, Bill was a former Board President on the District 99 Board of Education, and a Downers Grove Village Council member, where he spent time as mayor pro term.
Clerk of the Circuit Court
Candice is the current Clerk of the DuPage County Circuit Court, from 2020 to 2024. Prior to her service, she graduated in 2012 from the John Marshall Law School, cum laude. She has worked as an attorney for Ankin Law Office, LLC.
DuPage County Clerk
An election watchdog since 2005, Jean Kaczmarek won election in 2018, and began to work towards free and fair elections. Her office has been instrumental during the 2020 COVID crisis in informing the pubic of different ways to vote safely, and ensuring the public's confidence in voting by mail with BallotTrax.
KATHLEEN V. CARRIER
Kathleen is the current DuPage County Recorder, serving from 2020 to 2024.
DuPage County Board Member - District 1
Ashley Selmon was elected to serve on the DuPage County Board on November 6, 2018. Her term expires on November 30, 2022. Ashley resides in Addison.
DuPage County Board Member - District 2
In 2012, Liz was elected to the DuPage County Board, receiving the most votes among the four candidates on the ballot in District Two. Liz was reelected on November 6, 2018. Her term expires on November 30, 2022. Liz resides in Downers Grove.
DuPage County Board Member - District 2
PAULA DEACON GARCIA
Paula Deacon Garcia serves as a District 2 County Board Member, from 2020 to 2022. She works for the Village of Lisle and is a Certified Floodplan Manager.
DuPage County Board Member - District 4
MARY FITZGERALD OZOG
Mary Fitzgerald Ozog was elected to serve on the DuPage County Board on November 6, 2018. Her term expires November 30, 2022. She resides in Glen Ellyn.
DuPage County Board Member - District 4
Lynn is the current serving DuPage County District 4 member, from 2020 to November 30, 2022. She has been involved in community activity for many years, and is a Principal violinist with the Chicago Jazz Philharmonic.
DuPage County Forest Preserve President
Daniel Hebreard is a lifelong DuPage County resident. He worked for two local recreation departments before joining the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County as a ranger in 2005. Daniel won election in 2018.
DuPage Forest Preserve Commissioner - District 2
Tina Tyson-Dunne was elected to the Forest Preserve District's board of commissioners in Nov. 2020. A DuPage forest preserve volunteer and certified master naturalist, Tyson-Dunne is passionate about protecting and preserving DuPage forest preserve land and ensuring opportunities for the community to connect to nature and local history.
DuPage Forest Preserve Commissioner - District 4
Jeff Gahris was elected to the Forest Preserve District board of commissioners in Nov. 2020. A 30-year resident of DuPage County, Gahris has been an active volunteer for numerous organizations, including the Sierra Club's river Prairie Group, the DuPage Clean Energy Coalition, Illinois Solar Energy Association, and Citizens Climate Lobby.
Other Elected Officials
18th Judicial Circuit Court Judges who were elected as Democratic Candidates:
Margaret "Peggy" O'Connell
Full list of 18th Judicial Circuit Court Judges:
Deanne Mazzochi (R) - Illinois State Representative 47th District https://www.ilga.gov/house/rep.asp?MemberID=2705
DuPage County Board Members
District 1: Donald Puchalski (R), Sam Tornatore (R)
District 2: Peter DiCianni (R)
District 4: Tim Elliot (R)
DuPage Forest Preserve Commissioners
District 1 - Marsha Murphy (R)
York Township Elected Officials (R)
Supervisor - John W. Valle
Trustees - Anthony Cuzzone, John Morrissey, Jeffrey Mussatto, Rae Rupp Srch
Township Clerk- Daniel J. Kordik
Assessor - Deanna Wilkins
Highway Commissioner - Richard L. Schroeder
To view your complete list of elected officials, visit this link: https://www.dupageco.org/VoterLookup/ Here you can view your sample ballot, find your polling place, and learn all of the elected officials who represent you.