EDWARDSVILLE – Katie Stuart will officially announce her candidacy for the Illinois House of Representatives’ 112th District Thursday at the Madison County Courthouse in Edwardsville.
Stuart is a mathematics instructor at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. She and her husband have two children. The race will be her first run for public office, taking on incumbent state Rep. Dwight Kay.
The 12th District includes Caseyville, Collinsville, Edwardsville, Fairview Heights, Glen Carbon, Granite City, Maryville and O’Fallon.