From Governor JB Pritzker comes this news of former State Senator Karen McConnaughay’s reappointment to the Illinois Toll Highway Authority:
Karen McConnaughay will continue to serve on the Toll Highway Authority.
McConnaughay has served as a Director on the Authority since her appointment in 2019.
McConnaughay currently owns and manages her own firm, consulting and advising on public policy, and she is the co-owner of a family business, Geneva Home Works.
Previously, McConnaughay was elected to represent the 33rd District in the Illinois State Senate from 2012-2018, focusing her efforts on a wide variety of issues including transportation, commerce and economic development and education.
She has also served the public as the Kane County Board Chairman from 2004-2012 and as a Kane County Board Commissioner from 1992-2004.
McConaughey is widely involved in her community having served on the St. Charles, Huntley and Elgin Area Chambers of Commerce.
McConaughey received a bachelor’s degree from the College of DuPage.