|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Illinois's 14th district
|Assumed office |
January 3, 2019
|Preceded by||Randy Hultgren|
Lauren Ashley Underwood
October 4, 1986
Mayfield Heights, Ohio, U.S.
|Education||University of Michigan (BSN)|
Johns Hopkins University (MSN, MPH)
Lauren Ashley Underwood (born October 4, 1986_ is an American politician, political advisor and former registered nurse. She was born in Ohio, but raised in Naperville, Illinois. She is a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Illinois's 14th district since January 3, 2019.
In August 2017, Underwood announced her candidacy in the 2018 elections for the United States House of Representatives in Illinois's 14th congressional district. Underwood defeated incumbent Randy Hultgren in the November 2018 general election.
references[change | change source]
- "Naperville's Lauren Underwood to run for Rep. Randy Hultgren's 14th District seat - Naperville Sun". Chicagotribune.com. October 26, 2018. Retrieved November 6, 2018.
- "Lauren Underwood embraces progressive label in faceoff against U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved November 6, 2018.