The Candidate: Camille Y. Lilly
The Race: Democratic primary race for State Representative of the 78th Illinois legislative district.
The Competition: Michael D. Nardello
The Buzz: Lilly was appointed to the 78th Illinois legislative district in April 2010. Later that year she ran and won a full term in office. She has a masters in public health and is the Vice President for External Affairs and Development for Loretto Hospital. She is also on the board of directors at the hospital. She prides herself on being a native of Oak Park and competes in triathlons.