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Governor Bruce Rauner

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Office Dates:  Jan 12, 2015 -

Address: State Capitol
207 Statehouse




Phone 217/782-0244


Address: Washington Office
State of Illinois
444 North Capitol Street – Suite 400




Phone 202/624-7762


Born:  Feb 18, 1957

Birth State:  Illinois

Party:  Republican

Spouse:  Diana Rauner

Family:  Married Diana Rauner; six children

School(s):  Dartmouth College; Harvard Business School

Bruce Rauner was sworn in as the 42nd governor of Illinois on January 12, 2015.

Rauner was born and raised in Illinois. He graduated from Dartmouth College and earned an MBA from Harvard Business School. Returning to Illinois in 1981, Rauner began working at the private equity firm Golder, Thoma, Cressey (later GTCR), where he worked for more than 30 years and served as chairman.

Rauner is married to Diana Mendley Rauner and is the father of six children – two boys and four girls.