Mona Bea Martin
Alumni Recognition Award Winner 1999
Mona Bea Martin earned degrees in political science and French in 1989 and participated in the Illinois Legislative Staff Internship Program for one year after graduation. She served as deputy director of policy, development, planning and research. Prior to that, Martin was the director of research and appropriations for the House Republican Staff, Illinois House of Representatives, until her recent promotion to director of policy development, planning and research for the Department of Commerce and Community Affairs. She is currently working as a consultant in order to spend more time with her daughter.