|Preceded by Michael J. Carberry|
Name Kelly Burke
Political party Democratic Party
|Alma mater University of Illinois (B.A.)
John Marshall Law School (J.D.)|
Residence Evergreen Park, Illinois, United States
Education John Marshall Law School, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
Kelly M. Burke is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing the 36th District since January 2011. The 36th District includes all or parts of the Beverly, Mount Greenwood and Auburn-Gresham neighborhoods in the City of Chicago as well as the all or parts of the surrounding suburbs of Oak Lawn, Evergreen Park, Chicago Ridge, Hometown and Palos Hills.
She is currently the Chairwoman of the Higher Education Committee in the 99th General Assembly. She also serves Agriculture & Conservation, Health Care Licenses, Higher Education Appropriations, Tollway Oversight, Labor & Commerce and Tollway Oversight.