Brad Schneider is a Representative from Illinois. Born in Denver, Colorado in 1961, he earned his B.S. from Northwestern University in 1983 and his M.B.A. from Northwestern University in 1985. He worked as a businessman before being elected as a Democrat to the 113th Congress (January 3, 2013-January 3, 2015). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the 114th Congress in 2014, but was elected as a Democrat to the 115th Congress (January 3, 2017-present).