CDIL president, Billy Stripeik is heading into his senior year at Illinois State University. Billy was born in Blue Island, IL and was raised in Joliet area. New Lenox to be exact. After arriving at Illinois State, Billy dived head first into local politics. During his sophomore year, he became College Democrats at Illinois State’s president, student government president and campaign manager for Nikita Richards, running locally for McLean County Clerk. Other than his political involvement, he likes music and traveling but not having fun.