Lynda DeLaforgue is the co-director of Citizen Action/Illinois. In 1997, she became Associate Director of Citizen Action/Illinois. From 1998 to 2000, she served as Executive Director of the national food safety group, Safe Tables Our Priority. In 2000, she became Co-Director of the organization. DeLaforgue is a founding board member of the Healthy Schools Campaign. She earned a B.F.A. from Rockford College.