Carolyn Schofield has over 20 years of experience serving the people of Illinois. She is currently a board member on the McHenry County Board and serves as an Executive Committee Member on the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning. Schofield has the experience to lead on difficult issues and work across the aisle to get things done.
During her tenure, she has worked on issues such as sensible growth, economic development, and consistency in governance. and succeeded in promoting job creation and infrastructure improvement projects.
Formerly, Schofield sat on the Crystal Lake City Council and the Crystal Lake Planning & Zoning Commission. She has experience working as a loss control engineer for over 25 years and a product liability specialist for almost 20 years. She has also worked as a substitute teacher.
As a candidate for State Representative, Schofield was endorsed by the Chicago Sun-Times, which highlighted her "impressive breadth of experience in government."
Schofield’s passions include volunteering for the McHenry County Youth Sports Association, Environmental Defenders of McHenry County and League of Women Voters.
Carolyn lives in Crystal Lake, Illinois with her husband and three kids.