Strengthening the quality of local governance through professional management

Illinois Municipal League (IML) Municipal Managers Committee


  • Once per month


The IML Municipal Managers Committee serves as a liaison between the Association and the IML, participating with the League on legislative and other matters of mutual interest to local government in the State of Illinois. Committee members may be called upon to provide analysis and expertise in a variety of areas related to local governments including:

  • Financial management
  • Personnel and labor relations
  • Training and staff development
  • Legislative mandates

The chair and the term of the chair and members are determined by the IML, with recommendation from ILCMA.

Member – Term Expires 2010 Address Contact Information
Chair — Mark Peterson, City Manager Normal
Jim Norris, Village Manager Hoffman Estates Email
Scott Niehaus, Village Manager Lombard Email
Jim Arndt, City Administrator Effingham Email
Bob Barber, Village Administrator Beecher Email
Patrick Urich, City Manager Peoria Email
Tim Gleason, City Manager Decatur Email
Walter Denton, City Administrator O’Fallon Email
Lew Steinbrecher, City Administrator Moline Email
Joe Breinig, Village Manager Carol Stream Email