About Amy Grant .

Amy, and her husband Jim Grant are 20 year residents of Wheaton who have raised 2 children there. Having volunteered in school, church and community activities for many years, Amy brought her experience to the DuPage County Board, serving two terms championing fiscal responsibility, transparency, reliable public services and good government. That experience makes her ready Day 1 to serve the 42nd District in the General Assembly of Illinois. She knows what good government looks like and what it takes to achieve.

Amy's Stats
  • Married to Jim Grant for 33 years, 2 Adult Children.
  • Wheaton resident for almost 25 years.

  • University of Pittsburgh, BS, Education
  • Northern Illinois University, Advanced Studies, Art History

Public Service
  • Elected to DuPage County Board 2012.
  • Re-Elected to DuPage County Board 2016
  • Chairperson of Strategic Planning, Environmental Committee, Community Development Committee (CDC)

Community Service
  • Marionjoy Rehab Center Auxiliary
  • St. Michael of Wheaton PADS Ministry
  • DuPage Historic Museum Foundation
  • Glen Oaks Hospital Community Partnership Member
  • Milton Township Republican Committeewoman since 2006

Professional Background
  • School Teacher, Pittsburgh Public Schools, (4th, 5th grades)
  • Retail Merchandise Buyer Ralph Lauren NYC

Amy's Goals as State Representative
  • Help Reform Illinois Fiscal Decision Making
  • Restore the Full Faith and Credit of the State of Illinois
  • Continue to work on Education from Preschool to Higher Learning