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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

County Board

Board Member: Sadia Covert
District 5

Covert
Email:sadia.covert@dupageco.org
Phone:(630) 407-6023
Term Expires:11-30-2022
Illinois State Board of Election Info: View Election Info

County Committees:

Personal Information

  • Married to Brian
  • Children: Jenna, Aria, and Zachariah
  • Naperville resident

Professional Information

  • Managing partner and attorney at Covert & Covert LLP
  • Executive Director and founder of UCARE
  • Co-authored amendment to the Illinois hate crime law
  • Experience in criminal prosecution, civil litigation, bankruptcy law, worker’s compensation law, foreclosure, family law, and real estate law
  • Teaches diversity and inclusion as a state-certified law enforcement instructor

Education

  • Juris Doctor, Western Michigan University (focus in litigation)
  • B.A., Political Science, Benedictine University

Community Activity

  • Board member of Unity Partnership (committee under DuPage Police Chiefs Association)
  • Vice Chairwoman of Democratic Party of DuPage County
  • Advisory Board member of MALA 
  • Past Secretary of Family Support Services helping women of domestic violence
  • Member of NAACP
  • Member of Naperville InterFaith Leadership Alliance