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Title:Mid-America Intermodal Authority Port District Board
Website:Mid-America Port
Contact Name:Charles Bell
Contact Title:Executive Director
Contact Phone:217-222-3111
Function:The board studies existing harbor plans in district and makes recommendations to appropriate governmental agencies, including the General Assembly.
Term:5 years from June 1 of the year in which they are appointed, except to fill vacancy, and until successor is appointed and qualified
Senate Confirmation:Yes
Qualifications:Members of board must reside in district. Each appointment by Governor subject to approval by county boards, and each appointment by county boards shall be subject to approval by Governor, all appointments to be certified by Secretary of State.
Compensation:The members of the Board shall receive compensation for their services, set by the Board at an amount not to exceed $20,000 annually, except the chairperson may receive an additional $5,000 annually, if approved by Board. Paid by Board's operating funds.
Composition:7 members - 3 appointed by Governor with advice and consent of the Senate - 4 appointed by county boards from within following counties: Adams, Brown, Cass, Hancock, Henderson, Mercer, Morgan, Pike, Schuyler, Scott and Warren.
Chair:Elected by Board
Authority:70 ILCS 1832/100

 Member Names

Name (Last, First)Term ExpiresMember SinceAffiliationAppointed ByPositionTitleCounty
Brownback, Henry "H.O."6/1/202710/28/2011GovernorVice ChairCass
Flatt, Bradley6/1/20273/3/2020County ChairmenDirectorHenderson
Haliemun, Cynthia6/1/202610/4/2021GovernorDirectorNone
McLaughlin, Mike6/1/20244/1/2012County ChairmenChairAdams
Roderick, Blake6/1/20254/1/2012County ChairmenDirectorPike
VACANT6/1/20263/3/2020County ChairmenDirectorAdams