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Title:Future of Work Task Force, Illinois
Function:The Illinois Future of Work Task Force shall identify and assess the new and emerging technologies that have the potential to significantly affect employment, wages, and skill requirements. The Illinois Future of Work Task Force shall develop a set of job standards and working conditions that will ensure that future work in Illinois builds a vibrant middle class. The Illinois Future of Work Task Force shall identify the potential jobs of the future and opportunities to shape those jobs for the improvement of life for all of Illinois. The Illinois Future of Work Task Force shall compile research and best practices from other states and countries on how to deploy technology to benefit workers and the public good. The Illinois Future of Work Task Force shall develop tools to assess the impact of proposed technologies and evaluate their costs and benefits on workers, employers, the public and the State. The Illinois Future of Work Task Force shall identify policies and practices that will help businesses, workers, and communities thrive economically throughout the State of Illinois. The Illinois Future of Work Task Force shall propose workforce development, training, education, and apprenticeship programs for the jobs of the future.
Senate Confirmation:No
Composition:Four members, including one representative of the business community and one representative of the labor community, appointed by the Senate President, one of whom shall serve as co-chair; Four members, including one representative of the business community and one representative of the labor community, appointed by the Minority Leader of the Senate, one of whom shall serve as co-chair; Four members, including one representative of the business community and one representative of the labor community, appointed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, one of whom shall serve as co-chair; Four members, including one representative of the business community and one representative of the labor community, appointed by the Minority Leader of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, one of whom shall serve as co-chair; Four members, one from each of the following: the business community, the labor community, the environmental community, and the education community that advocate for job growth, appointed by the Governor; Three members appointed by the Governor whose professional expertise is at the juncture of work and workers' rights; The Director of Labor or his or her designee; The Director of Commerce and Economic Opportunity or his or her designee; The Director of Employment Security or his or her designee; Superintendent of the State Board of Education or his or her designee; The Executive Director of the Illinois Community College Board or his or her designee; and The Executive Director of the Board of Higher Education or his or her designee.
Authority:2021 PA 102-0407

 Member Names

Name (Last, First)Term ExpiresMember SinceAffiliationAppointed ByPositionTitleCounty
Bland-Durosinmi, Erica9/16/2021GovernorMemberLabor Community
Bramer, Dalene9/14/2021House Minority LeaderMember
Campbell, Stephen9/14/2021GovernorMemberBusiness Community
Castro, Sen. Cristina9/3/2021Senate PresidentMember
Ciaccio, Michael9/14/2021GovernorMember
Daley, Colleen9/3/2021Speaker of the HouseMember
Derisma, Magda9/3/2021Speaker of the HouseMember
Diers, Tyler9/2/2021Senate Minority LeaderMember
Evans Jr., Rep. Marcus9/3/2021Speaker of the HouseMember, Co-Chair
Federle, Julian9/16/2021GovernorMember
Gillus Jr., Delmar9/14/2021GovernorMember
Guzzardi, Rep. Will9/3/2021Speaker of the HouseMember
Hartwick, SarahHouse Minority LeaderMember
Kaericher, Clark9/2/2021Senate Minority LeaderMember
Kluger, Andrea9/3/2021Senate PresidentMember
Laird, Alec9/3/2021Senate PresidentMember
Poo, Ai-Jen9/16/2021GovernorMemberEnvironmental Community
Salgado, Juan9/21/2021GovernorMemberEducation Community
VACANTSenate Minority LeaderMember, Co-Chair
VACANTHouse Minority LeaderMember, Co-Chair
VACANTHouse Minority LeaderMember
VACANTStatuteMemberDirector of Labor or their designee
VACANTStatuteMemberDirector of Commerce and Economic Opportunity or their designee
VACANTStatuteMemberDirector of Employment Security or their designee
VACANTStatuteMemberSuperintendent of the State Board of Education or their designee
VACANTStatuteMemberExecutive Director of Illinois Community College Board or their designee
VACANTStatuteMemberExecutive Director of Board of Higher Education or their designee
Villlivalam, Sen. Ram9/3/2021Senate PresidentMember, Co-Chair
Witte, Sen. Don9/2/2021Senate Minority LeaderMember