Erika Wozniak Francis

Chicago Alderperson, 46th Ward, IL

Erika Wozniak Francis has been a Chicago Public School teacher since her graduation from DePaul University in 2004. In 2016, Wozniak Francis was nationally recognized for her work as a teacher as a recipient of the American Federation of Teachers “Everyday Hero” Award. Wozniak Francis is co-creator, co-producer and co-host of The Girl Talk, a monthly live talk show that elevates the voices of women in leadership. She also serves on the Chicago Votes board of directors. She is firm believer in quality public education for public good. She currently resides in Uptown with her husband, Brian and dog, Miley.