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Gerald C. Weller Edit Profile

also known as Jerry Weller

United States Representative from Illinois

Gerald C. Weller, former United States Representative from Illinois. Member First Christian Church, Morris, Illinois; Member of National Republican Legislation Association.

Background

Weller, Gerald C. was born on July 7, 1957 in Streator, Illinois, United States. Son of LaVern and Marilyn Weller.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agricultural, University Illinois, 1979.

Career

Aide to the United States Congerssman Tom Corcoran, 1977-1978;aide to the United States Secretary of Agriculture John R. Block, 1981-1985;active, family farm, 1985-1988;representative, State of Illinois, 1988-1994;member, 104th-105th Congresses from 11th Illinois district, since 1994;assistant majority whipmember ways and means committee. Representative House Republican steering committee. Member Newt Gingrich's policy committee.

Executive Committee NRCC, House Banking Committee, House Veterans Affairs Committee, House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.

Membership

Member 1st Christian Church of Morris, Illinois. Member National Republican Legislation Association (nominated Legislator of Year).

Connections

Married Zury Rios Sosa, November 20, 2004. 1 child MarizĂș Catherine.

father:
LaVern Weller

mother:
Marilyn Weller

spouse:
Zury Rios Sosa

child:
MarizĂș Catherine Weller