2012 Intercultural Reception In Springfield, IL


Hosted by “Joint Legislative Task Force on Illinois-Turkish Relations”

May 1, 2012
5:30 – 7:30 PM

Secretary of State Jesse White’s Office
Room 213, Capitol Building, Springfield, IL

– Patrick Quinn, Governor, State of Illinois
– Sheila Simon, Lt. Governor, State of Illinois (Speaker)
– Jesse White, Secretary of State (Speaker)
– John Cullerton, Senate President
– Michael Madigan, Speaker of the House (Speaker)

Task Force Members:
– Anne Pramaggiore, President & CEO, ComEd
– Andrew Madigan, Vice President, Mesirow Financial
– Suleyman Turhan, President, Turkish American Federation of Midwes
– Mevlut “Hilmi” Cinar, Associate Director, Niagara Foundation
– Representative Michael Madigan (D), Speaker of the House (Founder of Task Force)
– Representative Jack Franks (D), Chair of the Task Force
– Senator Pamela J. Althoff (R), Chair of the Task Force
– Senator Bill Brady (R)
– Senator M. Maggie Crotty (D)
– Senator John J. Millner(R)
– Senator Shane Cultra (R)
– Senator Lou Viverito (D), Former
– Senator Tom Johnson (R)
– Senator Toi Hutchinson (D)
– Senator James Meeks (D)
– Representative Linda Chapa LaVia (D)
– Representative Dan Reitz (D)
– Representative Karen May (D)
– Representative Elaine Nekritz (D)
– Representative Sandra M. Pihos (R)
– Representative Susana Mendoza (D) – Former / Current Chicago City Clerk
– Representative Tony Berrios (D)
– Representative Andre Thapedi (D)
– Representative Renee Kosel (R)
– Representative LaShawn Ford (D)
– Representative Karen Yarbrough (D)
– Representative Paul Froehlich (D), Former
– Representative Kathy Ryg (D), Former
– Representative Patricia Lindner (D), Former
– Representative John Bradley (D)
– Representative Kelly Burke (D)
– Representative Brandon Phelps (D)
– Representative Lisa Dugan (D)
– Representative Robert Biggins (D) – Former

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