Unes introduces new Legislative Aide, Tiffany White



Pekin, IL ... Rep. Mike Unes (R-East Peoria) announces the hiring of his new Legislative Aide, Tiffany White, a Pekin native and experienced constituent casework manager.

Tiffany White will be joining Rep. Unes’ Pekin District Office staff on October 1st.  She joins the legislative office after serving previously as Executive Director of Pekin Main Street for the past 14 months, where she will remain as a member of its Board of Directors.  Tiffany previously served the public in a constituent casework and outreach role with US Congressman Aaron Schock.

“I am excited to have Tiffany White, an experienced constituent casework professional join our Pekin District Office staff.  I know she will hit the ground running and be a wonderful addition to my staff as well as a great emissary to constituents and organizations in this district,” said Rep. Mike Unes.

Tiffany brings with her a breadth of experience in constituent casework, project management, and outreach.  While serving as Executive Director of Pekin Main Street, Tiffany oversaw the organization’s various committees, coordinated special events, worked on fundraising and membership building, and educated the community about the organizations purpose.  At the 18th Congressional District office, her role included casework and coordination of outreach events for over five years until June 2014.

“I am very pleased to be joining Representative Unes' staff.  I have long admired his commitment to top notch constituent casework, in addition to his legislative principles.  Representative Unes has a remarkable reputation for bringing integrity into the legislative process, carefully considering all aspects of complicated issues with the best interest of his constituents in mind.  It is evident that he cares deeply about our district, and this opportunity to support his efforts in making a positive difference is a unique privilege for me,” said Tiffany White.

In the community, Tiffany is an active member at St. Paul United Church of Christ, a member of Kiwanis Club of Pekin and a member and current Chairperson of the Community Relations Board for the Federal Correction Institution at Pekin.  She is a 2005 graduate of Pekin Community High School and a 2008 Graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  She and her husband, Ben, live in Pekin with their one-year old daughter.

For more information on this or any other state issues, contact Rep. Unes’ Pekin District Office at 309-620-8631.
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