Gov. Pritzker Announces Five Appointments to Illinois Boards, Commissions and Public Guardian Positions
Chicago, IL (STL.News) Building on a strong team of diverse experts in their fields, Governor JB Pritzker announced the following appointments in his administration:
HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION
LeDeidre Turner will continue to serve on the Human Rights Commission. * Turner was the Assistant Commissioner of the City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection. She also was the Assistant State’s Attorney at the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office. Turner is a member of the Black Women Lawyers’ Association of Greater Chicago and the Co-Chairperson of the Minority Law Student Job Fair. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Spelman College and her Juris Doctor from The John Marshall Law School.
LABOR RELATIONS BOARD
Kendra Cunningham will continue to serve on the Illinois Labor Relations Board. * Prior to her appointment, Cunningham was the Staff Attorney and Business Manager of the Illinois State Employees Association, Laborers’ Local 2002. Cunningham serves as the Volunteer Secretary-Treasurer for the Murrayville-Woodson EAS, a not-for-profit emergency service. She received her Bachelor of Science from Western Illinois University and her Juris Doctor from Southern Illinois University School of Law.