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Thomas M. BennettREPRepublican State Representative, District 106
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Thomas Michael Bennett (born June 8, 1956) is a Republican member-designate of the Illinois Senate from the 53rd district. The 53rd district includes all or portions of Bureau, Ford, Grundy, Iroquois, LaSalle, Marshall, McLean, Peoria, Putnam, Tazewell, Will, and Woodford counties in central Illinois.Prior to his appointment to the Illinois Senate, Bennett represented the 106th district in the Illinois House of Representatives and was Chairman of the Parkland College Board of Trustees.

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Education6 - 6 of 4
Nova Southern University
DBA Business Administration
2004 - 2009
Illinois State University
MBA Business Administration
1985 - 1990
Illinois State University
BS Applied Computer Science
1980 - 1985
Eastern Illinois University
BS Education
1974 - 1978
Past Positions1 - 3 of 3
Assistant Republican Leader
Illinois State House of Representatives
2021 - Current
Representative
Illinois State House of Representatives
2015 - Current
Manager
State Farm Insurance, Corporate Office
1985 - 2015
Other Experience1 - 20 of 20
Chair
Republican GOP County
Current
Member
Masonic Lodge
Current
Member
Rotary International
Current
Secretary
Illinois Republican County Chairman's Association
Current
Member
GCMS Education Foundation
1997 - Current
Former Chair
Parkland College Board of Trustees
Former President
Association of Community College Trustees
Former President
Illinois Community College Trustee Association
Former Member
Subcommittee on Special Issues in Appropriations for Elementary and Secondary Education, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Revenue and Finance Subcommittee on Income Tax, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Revenue and Finance Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Labor and Commerce Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Health Care Availability and Accessibility Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Workforce Reconciliation, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Higher Education Subcommittee, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Counties and Townships Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Consumer Protection Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
State Government Administration Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Appropriations Committee, Higher Education, Illinois State House of Representatives
Former Member
Renewable Energy and Sustainability Committee, Illinois State House of Representatives