INFOGRAPHIC: Meet Rep. Margo McDermed

State Representative Margo McDermed was sworn into her first term of office on January 8th 2014 in the last days of the 98th General Assembly. She servers the 37th District includes all or parts of New Lenox, Mokena, Tinley Park, Frankfort, Homer Glen, Joliet, Lockport, and Orland Park.

Raised in LaGrange, IL, Rep. McDermed graduated from DePaul University College of Law with highest honors. After completing law school, she enjoyed a career in corporate law that spanned 30 years, where she learned the value of hard work and gained the leadership skills necessary to tackle the issues in Springfield.

State Representative Margo McDermed and her husband Edward have lived in Mokena since 1978 where they raised their two children.  Learn about Rep. McDermed.