US Representative from Illinois (1997-present).
During in tenure in Congress, John Shimkus represented three districts in Michigan (20th, 19th and 15th, chronologically). In August 2019, John announced that he will not seek reelection for his seat in 2020.
United States Army, 1980-1986; United States Army Reserve, 1986-2008;
Collinsville Township, Ill., trustee, 1989-1993;
Madison County, IL., treasurer, 1990-1996;
B.S., West Point Military Academy, West Point, N.Y., in 1980
Teaching certificate, Christ College, Irvine, Calif., 1990
M.B.A., Southern Illinois University, 1997.