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Title:Corrections Advisory Board, Department of
Website:Department of Corrections Advisory Board
Contact Name:Shelith Hansbro
Contact Title:Director's Office, Illinois Department of Correcrtions
Function:The Board advises Department of Corrections director on policy matters and programs for adults confined in state correctional institutions, and for the care and supervision of those released on parole.
Term:6 years
Senate Confirmation:No
Qualifications:Members must have an interest in and knowledge of adult correctional work. No state officials.
Compensation:Reimbursed for expenses
Composition:13 members - 11 appointed by the Governor (1 at least age 60) - Director, Department of Corrections, ex-officio - Assistant Director, Adult Division, Department of Corrections, ex-officio
Chair:Selected by the board
Authority:730 ILCS 5/3-2-6

 Member Names

Name (Last, First)Term ExpiresMember SinceAffiliationAppointed ByPositionTitleCounty
Crivellone, John1/15/20241/19/2018GovernorMemberNone
Jeffreys, RobStatuteEx-OfficioDirector, Dept. of CorrectionsNone
Lee, Edna 1/15/20193/26/2013GovernorMemberCook
Olson, David1/15/20199/29/2009GovernorMemberCook
Tapia, Nneka Jones1/15/20267/7/2020GovernorMemberKendall
VACANTStatuteEx-OfficioAssistant Director, Dept. of CorrectionsNone
Watson, H. Richard1/15/20191/24/2014GovernorMemberSt. Clair
Whittington, Philip1/20/20211/24/2014GovernorMemberKane