ILCMA
Strengthening the quality of local governance through professional management

Communications Committee

Duties

The Communications Committee The Communications Committee adds value to a member’s relationship with ILCMA by providing information and opportunities to expand professional knowledge and contacts through a variety of methods including, but not limited to:
– The ILCMA newsletter and articles/discussions,
– Development of a comprehensive strategy using all forms of media networks to communicate
professional/association news timely and effectively,
– Assessment of and a periodical re-evaluation of the communication needs and the mechanisms to
identify adequacy/deficiencies/improvement opportunities,
– Promotion of the value of professional local government management to elected officials, citizens,
and the next generation of professional local government leaders.

The term of the chair shall be two years; there shall be a vice-chair who shall be expected to serve as chair when the respective chair’s term is over.

Communications Committee Chair – Joan Walls, Deputy City Manager, Champaign

Joan Walls, Deputy City Manager, Champaign
Mike Strong, Assistant to the City Manager, Lake Forest
Jason Bielawski, Assistant Administrator, Roselle
Moses Amidei, Village Administrator, Wadsworth
Robin Weaver, Senior Advisor, ILCMA
Sam Barghi, Management Analyst, Bartlett
Brad Burke, Village Manager, Lincolnshire
Paula Hewson, Assistant Village Manager, Schaumburg
Jennifer Jones, Parking Restrictions Coordinator, Oak Park
Mike Earl, GovHR USA
Heidi Voorhees, GovHR USA
Randy Recklaus , Village Administrator, Arlington Heights