|Address||2559 East 72nd Street |
Chicago, Illinois , United States
|| September 14, 1963
Nov 21, 2012 01:31pm
|Info||Sandra "Sandi" Jackson (Née Stevens, formerly Sandra Lee Stevens), (born September 14, 1963), was elected to the Chicago City Council as an alderman of the 7th ward (map) of the City of Chicago in the 2007 municipal elections held on February 27, 2007. She succeeds Darcel A. Beavers who had been appointed by Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley after the 2006 November elections to succeed her father William Beavers, Jackson's rival, as alderman of the 7th Ward. |
She is the wife of U.S. Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr. and daughter-in-law of Jesse Jackson. Her candidacy for the city council of a major city was part of national news stories in The New York Times, and thoughts of her running for a position in the United States House of Representatives was noted in Time.
Jackson has also been a long-time political consultant through her solely owned consulting firm J. Donatella & Associate