Chemberly Harris


Elected on April 4, 2017

Current term:  2021-2025


Education – Central State University (Wilberforce, OH) Bachelor of Arts Political Science, Currently obtaining a Master’s in Political Management at George Washington University (Washington, DC)

Memberships - Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. & Bloomington-Normal NAACP

Additional Information: Participated in the 2018 Class of Illinois Women’s Institute for Leadership. It is my calling, duty and obligation to serve others. Life is most fulfilled when we serve someone other than ourselves


Technology Analyst at State Farm Ins. Cos.

Boards, Committees, Volunteerism

  • Women in Municipal Government
  • National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials
  • National League of Cities Federal Advocacy Committee on Community and Economic Development
  • National League of Cities University Communities Council
  • Alcohol Prevention Resource Center Advisory Council
  • YWCA McLean County Board of Directors
  • Junior Achievement


  • Crafts and anything related to the arts
  • Baking and cooking