Committees & Chairs

COMMITTEES (and sub-committees) LEADERSHIP
As of November 2017

1st Vice President has Oversight:

 

Constitution, By-Laws & Resolutions
Chair: Phil Smith (Berkeley)

 

Communications & Technology
Co-Chairs: Craig Allen (Illinois State Police Ret.)
Col. Kelly Walter (Illinois State Police)

 

Professional Recognition
Chair: Patrick Rollins (Sugar Grove)

 

  • ILEAP - Lt. Jeff Hamer, Coordinator
  • Police Chief Certification
  • Police Chief Mentoring               

 

2nd Vice President has Oversight:   

Financial & Strategic Planning
Co-Chairs: David Bradford (Glen Carbon, Ret.)
John Furcon (NUCPS)

Special Olympics Torch Run
Chair: Jeff Price (El Paso)

Officer Wellness
Dr. Robert Marsh (West Frankfort, Ret.)

3rd Vice President has Oversight:

Membership
John Tannahill (Lake Co. Forest Preserve)                                                   

  • Police & Citizen Awards - Michael Gillette (Round Lake)
  • Campus Law Enforcement   

Education & Programs
Ray Cordell (South Barrington, Ret.)

Traffic Safety
Chair: Lou Jogmen (Park Ridge)
              

4th Vice President has Oversight:

Ethics
Russell Laine (Fox Lake Ret.)
Gary Schira (Batavia Ret.)

Legislative 
Chair: Marc Maton (Lemont)
Terry Lemming (Lockport)
Robert Porter (Huntley)

  • Law - Chair: Don Zoufal (System Development Integration)
  • Juvenile Justice

Hometown Security
Brian Baker (Skokie)
Curt Barker (Macomb)                               

  • School and Workplace Violence

Immediate Past President has Oversight:

Public & Private Police Liaison 
Chair: Paul Ohm (Monterrey Security)

Nominating

Personnel

The President has oversight of these special committees:

Funerals Protocol
John Konopek (Plainfield)

Past Presidents Committee
Ray Rose (Mundelein, Ret.)
Gary Schira (Batavia Ret.)
Chuck MacDonald (SIU-Edwardsville PD Ret.)

Police Memorial 
Steve Neubauer (Tinley Park)

PR/Content Strategy
Chair: Andrew Johnson (Hanover Park)