Strengthening the quality of local governance through professional management

Professional Development and Education Committee



The Professional Development and Education Committee is responsible for:

  • Providing information and guidelines to further the continuing education of its members
  • Assisting ILCMA members in achieving continuing education goals for their respective organizations
  • Periodically reassessing the professional development and continuing education goals of the ILCMA membership

There is a commitment to the ICMA credentialing program so members are able to achieve professional development goals.

Professional Development Committee Chair – Randy Recklaus, Village Manager, Arlington Heights

Denise Burchard, Assistant to the Chair, NIU Department of Public Administration
Dane Bragg, Village Manager, Buffalo Grove
Sharon Tanner, Assistant Village Manager, Glencoe
Lisa Powers, MIT
Dave Hulseberg, President/CEO, Invest Aurora
Lowell Crow, City Manager, Freeport
William Stefaniuk, Administrative Analyst, Mount Prospect
Bob Barber, Village Administrator, Beecher
Joe Carey, Assistant Village Manager, Vernon Hills
Caitlin Humrickhouse, Baker Tilly
Bryon Vana, City Administrator, Darien
Maggie Jablonski, Assistant Village Manager, Elk Grove Village