Illinois Sentate Republicans Members
Senator Carole Pankau – 23rd District
Carole Pankau was elected for her first term in the Illinois State Senate on November 2nd, 2004. Prior to her election, she had served in the Illinois House of Representatives since 1993. She has been married to John Anthony Pankau for 38 years, and has four grown children: John, Jason, Shay, and Aaron. In 1981, she received a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting with Honors from the University of Illinois. Senator Pankau has resided in Roselle for the past 29 years.