Term: 2016 - 2020
Linda Fulgenzi (R)
2160 S. Wiggins
Springfield, IL 62704
Linda Fulgenzi was appointed to the Sangamon County Board in 2007 to represent District 12. With her varied interests, education and involvement with community organizations, she brings to the board, an expertise in working with diverse groups of people in unique situations.
Linda serves on four standing committees. They are Finance, Community Resources (she is Chairman) which has oversight of the Weatherization, LIHEAP and WIA programs, the Liquor Committee, which recommends the issuance of licenses, permits and censures for inappropriate activities and the Public Health, Solid Waste & Zoning Committee, which has oversight of zoning matters and public health issues. She has also served on the Multi-Jurisdictional Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan Task Force, the Community Service Block Grant Board (CSBG) and the Customer Service Ad Hoc Committee. Linda is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in our community.
Linda is a life long resident of Springfield and a graduate of Feitshans High School, Springfield College in Illinois and Sangamon State University (UIS) with a degree in Environments and People and a Masters in Counseling. She taught elementary classes in District 186 for 11 years and served on the Leland Grove City Council for 8 years.
Linda’s community involvement varies from past-president of the Springfield Art Association, serving on the boards of SCI, Ursuline Academy Theater Center and Sojourn House to portraying Mary Todd Lincoln at Lincoln’s home, in schools and at public events. She served on the first committee of the Children’s Museum, the Springfield Commission on International Visitors and participated in special events for the IL Department of Natural Resources. Linda is very proud of her involvement with the March of Dimes fund raiser in 2003, when her granddaughter, son and daughter-in-law were the Ambassador Family. Linda has been a participant with the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life since 2008.
Linda and her husband, Jim Sr. are the proud parents of two children, Jim Jr. and Danielle (Nick) Giacomini and are kept busy with seven grandchildren.
Linda is a partner in the Design/Build firm of Fulgenzi Enterprises.