Ted Mason has lived in Elk Grove Village since he was 6 years old. After graduating from Conant High School he received a Bachelor of Arts in both Political Science and History from Illinois State University. Ted then obtained a Master’s degree in Politics & Government with an emphasis in Public Service; this includes studies in American Government, State & Local Government and Public Administration. Ted received his masters degree from ISU and previously worked for State Senator Toi Hutchinson.

Ted is the elected Elk Grove Township Democratic Committeeman, working to build the Democratic Party and elect Democrats at all levels throughout Elk Grove Township. He is the Director of Outreach for Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi. In the past, he worked as Chief of Staff for a State Senator and on numerous campaigns.

Ted Mason currently lives in Elk Grove Village with his wife, Michelle, sons, and two dogs.