15 Apr Around the Corner–Sponsor Spotlight on Senator Iris Y. Martinez
Thank you, Senator Iris Y. Martinez, for your support of the 2nd annual Around the Corner
Iris Y. Martinez, Illinois State Senator: I am proud to be supporting Around the Corner because the arts are so important in our schools and to the people throughout my district. Thank you to the organizers of this event. And to the students, I commend your artwork and encourage you to keep up the good work. Your future is bright!
Senator Martinez has represented the 20th district since 2003. She is the first Latina woman to be elected to the Illinois State Senate. Truly a Chicagoan, she was born and raised in the West Town neighborhood and currently lives in the Albany Park neighborhood.