The Illinois Department of Healthcare & Family Services recently named Zeophus (Zee) Williams to chair the 2011 Illinois Child Support Advisory Committee.
Williams, of Tinley Park, joined the Cook County Stateâ€™s Attorneyâ€™s Office in 1987, and is currently Chief of the officeâ€™s Child Support Enforcement Division, which represents custodial parents in Cook County seeking delinquent child support payments from the non-custodial parent.
The Illinois Child Support Advisory Committee was created to review child support policies and is a multi-disciplinary group with representation from the Illinois Legislature, Stateâ€™s Attorneys, Attorney General, Clerk of the Courts, and community based groups.
Williams, who will serve as Chairwoman for one year, has been a member of the Illinois Child Support Advisory committee since 2009. She was appointed to chair the committee by Julie Hamos, Director of the Illinois Department of Healthcare & Family Services in January.
Williams will officially begin her term on March 14, 2011.