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Republican State Rep. Dan Brady (left) is being challenged by Democrat Chemberly Cummings

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The 105th House District represents Livingston County and portions of McLean County, including the Town of Normal. 

DAN BRADY

ABOUT THE CANDIDATE

Before becoming an elected official in the Illinois House, Brady worked as the owner and operator of Brady Funeral home and Coroner of McLean County. He currently is a partner and Funeral Director at the Kibler-Brady-Ruestman Memorial Home in Bloomington.

He currently serves on the Appropriations Higher Education Committee, Counties and Townships Committee, Consumer Protection Committee, Rules Committee, Insurance Committee and Prescription Drug Affordability Committee.

Brady attended St. Ambrose University receiving his bachelor’s degree in elected studies. He also has an associate’s degree in applied science from Southern Illinois University.

Currently, he resides in Bloomington with his wife, Teri, and two children.


CHEMBERLY CUMMINGS  

ABOUT THE CANDIDATE

Cummings is looking to unseat Rep. Dan Brady.

The Ohio native attended Central State University and earned her bachelor’s degree in political science. She is a 2018 graduate of the Illinois Women’s Institute for Leadership class and 2019 Edgar Fellows Class.

Cummings was elected to Normal Town Council and received the McLean County 20 under 40 award in 2017. She also received the State of Illinois Treasurer Michael Fredrichs’ Outstanding Service in leadership award in 2019.

GRACE KINNICUTT is News Editor for The Vidette. She can be contacted at gkinnic@ilstu.edu Follow Kinnicutt on Twitter at @GKinnicutt 


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