Rep. Ozinga Seeking Emerging Women Leader Nominations

MOKENA- Illinois State Representative Tim Ozinga (R-Mokena) is joining his legislative colleagues in hosting a special program on April 18th to recognize the contributions of emerging women leaders.

Rep. Ozinga is asking the public to nominate women from the 37th District who are new to leadership and making a positive impact in their community to represent the district at the April program. Two nominees will be selected to participate in the Emerging Women Leaders event where up-and-coming female leaders from around the state will be gathering to share their perspectives and meet with other accomplished women.

“This event will be a great opportunity to meet women leaders that are making a difference in our communities. It will be a perfect time for these female leaders to meet one another and discuss what issues are important to them. As an elected official, it is crucial to listen to my constituents and learn what I can do to support them,” Rep. Ozinga said.

Nominees must live in the 37th District, which encompasses Mokena, New Lenox, Homer Glen, and parts of, Orland Park, Tinley Park, and Lockport.

Nominations can be sent to 

Those submitting nominations should include their name and contact information as well as the nominee’s name, address, phone, email, and a brief description of how the nominee is making a difference. 

The deadline for nominations is March 31st. 

For more information contact Rep. Ozinga at or call 708-694-2032.