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Will County BoardCandidate for Member, District 13Four-year term

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Mark Ferry

United Steelworker - Local 7-517 and District 13 Will County Board Member
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • I will contunue to support the best interest of the residents of District 13.
  • Also Continue to support projects that create good paying union jobs.
  • Keep Will County moving forward to meet the needs of the residents as the county prospers and grows.



Profession:United Steelworker - Local 7-517 and District 13 Will County Board Member
Operations Technician, Citgo Petroleum Corporation (1993–current)
County Board Member, Will County Board — Elected position (2012–current)


Southern Illinois University - Carbondale Bachelor of Science degree, Major : Radio-Television Minor : Speech (1973)

Community Activities

Member , Workmans' Committee , Safety Awareness Committee, United Steelworkers Local 7-517 (1993–current)


Married 40 years with three grown sons.  Two of them are  IBEW Electricians and the other is a professional Firefighter-Paramedic.

Grandfather of 5 granddaughters and 1 grandson.


Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • United Steelworkers District 7 & Local 7-517
  • AFSCME Distrct Council 31 of Illinois and AFSCME Local 1028
  • Will Grundy Counties Building Trades Council & Will Grundy Counties Cetral Trades Labor Council

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

My Political Philosophy is Democratic favoring all unions , their members , and a strong middle class.  Be willing to compromise but not surrender.

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