Senator Jason Barickman
Senator Jason Barickman was elected to the Illinois State Senate in 2012, and represents the 53rd Legislative District.
Jason is currently serving as the Senate Assistant Republican Leader, Co-Chair of the Legislative Audit Commission, Minority Spokesperson on the Judiciary Committee, and a member of the Criminal Law, Education, Executive, and Labor committees.
He was raised on a family farm in Livingston County, and is a proud veteran, having served as an infantry soldier in the Illinois Army National Guard.
Senator Barickman is a graduate of Illinois State University and the University of Illinois College of Law. A partner with the law firm of Meyer Capel, as well as a partner with the real estate investment company Fairlawn Capital, Jason frequently serves as an adjunct professor at Illinois State University.
Senator Barickman has been honored for his work in the Illinois General Assembly from agriculture and business groups. He is an advocate for education reform, and graduated from the inaugural class of the Edgar Fellows Leadership Program.
Jason and his wife, Kristin, live in Bloomington and have three young children.