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Jonathan CarrollDEMDemocrat State Representative, District 57
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ILResidence (state)

Jonathan Carroll is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives from the 57th district. The 57th district, located in the Chicago metropolitan area, includes all or parts of Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Des Plaines, Glenview, Mount Prospect, Northbrook, Palatine, Prospect Heights and Wheeling.Carroll was appointed on October 4, 2017, to succeed retiring Representative Elaine Nekritz. Prior to serving in the General Assembly, Carroll was a special education teacher and currently works in private practice helping individuals with cognitive challenges like ADHD. Carroll has a degree in communications from DePaul University, and an M.A. in special education from Northeastern Illinois University. He is a certified special education teacher and has managed the private Carroll Educational Group for several years, helping clients with special needs. He is a director of the Portes Foundation, which makes grants for medical and life sciences research.As of July 3rd, 2022, Representative Carroll is a member of the following Illinois House Committees: (Chairman of) Consumer Protection Committee (HCON) Counties & Townships Committee (HCOT) Executive Committee (HEXC) Family Law & Probate Subcommittee (HJUA-FLAW) Financial Protection Subcommittee (HCON-FINA) Insurance Committee (HINS) International Trade & Commerce Committee (HITC) Judiciary - Civil Committee (HJUA) Product Safety Subcommittee (HCON-PROD) Public Utilities Committee (HPUB)In 2018, Mary Battinus won the Republican nomination for Carroll's seat in the House, but she dropped out of the race before the general election, allowing Carroll to be elected unopposed.Representative Carroll introduced legislation that would eliminate health insurance coverage for COVID-19 for those who willfully choose to remain unvaccinated for non-medical reasons. He later scrapped the bill in response to violent threats targeting him, his family, his staff, and the synagogue which he attends.Per publicly available records through the Cook County Clerk of the Circuit Court, Katrina Carroll filed for divorce on July 29. Per recordson file with the County Clerk and Recorder of Deeds, Carroll bought and moved into a condo in November 2021. His filing documents indicate he is living in his former home.

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Education5 - 5 of 3
DePaul University
Northeastern Illinois University
Niles North High School
Past Positions1 - 6 of 6
Representative
Illinois State House of Representatives
2017 - Current
Mentor
Business of Coaching
2014 - Current
Advisor
Rant Media Network, Limited Liability Company
2011 - 2014
Advocate
IEP Experts
2004 - Current
Coach
ADHD & Executive Functioning Support
2004 - Current
Educational Specialist
Carroll Educational Group, Incorporated
2004 - Current
Other Experience1 - 12 of 12
Member
Temple Beth El
Current
Member
Board of Directors, Portes Foundation
Current
Former Chair
Subcommittee on Consolidation and Tax, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Revenue and Finance Subcommittee on Property Tax, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Revenue and Finance Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Health Care Licenses Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Financial Institutions Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Appropriations for General Services, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Mass Transit Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Government Consolidation and Modernization Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Elementary and Secondary Education on Charter School Policy Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Vice Chair
Cybersecurity, Data Analytics & IT Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives