Will Fehrman, 14, of Park Ridge joins Senator Laura Murphy (D-Des Plaines) on the floor of the Illinois Senate on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018.Park Ridge eighth grader Will Fehrman joined Senator Laura Murphy at the Capitol in Springfield as her page for the day.

Fehrman visited the Capitol on Feb. 28. He attended committee hearings and joined Murphy on the Senate floor for voting.

Fehrman attends St. Paul of the Cross School in Park Ridge, where he is an active member of the student council and academic team. He also plays on St. Paul’s basketball, baseball, volleyball and soccer teams.