Party affiliation: Democrat
Michelle Denise Jordan, American judge. Bar. Illinois 1977, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1978. Recipient Kizzy Image Achievement and Service award, 1990, Suzanne E. Olive National Equal Employment Opportunity award 1996, Rainbow-People United to Save Humanity Seed Sower award, 2004; named in American's Top 100 Business and Professional Women, Dollars and SenseMag., Chicago, 1988.
Assistant state's attorney State's Attorneys Office, Chicago, 1977-1982. Private practice, 1983-1984. With Illinois Attorney General' General’ s Office, 1984-1990, chief environmental control division, 1988-1990.
Partner Hopkins & Sutter, 1991-1993. Appointed deputy regional administrator region 5 United States Environmental Protection Agency, since 1994.
Active Operation Push, Chicago, since 1971. Member Illinois Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association (board managers, chairman criminal law committee 1987-1988, member hearing division, judicial evaluation committee 1987-1988, executive council 1987-1988), Cook County Bar Association, National Bar Association, Alpha Sigma Nu.