Party affiliation: Democrat
- Founder, president Hathaway Insurance Agency, since 1975. Member District 7 Illinois House of Representatives, since 2001. Candidate House of Republican, District 7, Illinois, 1998.
Member of Juvenile Justice Reform, Maywood Chamber of Commerce (past president 1989-1992, 1994-1996), United Way of Suburban Chicago (board executive since 1998), Proviso Area United Way (vice president 1987—2000), Professional Indep. Insurance Agents (board member since 1997), Oak Park Young Men's Christian Associate 1998, Maywood Youth Mentoring Program, Maywood Live Theater (founder).