Advisory Board

Conference Room

 

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Board shall consist of the following 11 voting members. The Director of the State Police, or his or her designee, who shall serve as chairman. The Executive Director of the Illinois Commerce Commission, or his or her designee. Nine members appointed by the Governor as follows: one member representing the Illinois Chapter of the National Emergency Number Association; one member representing the Illinois Chapter of the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials; one member representing a county 9-1-1 system from a county with a population of less than 50,000; one member representing a county 9-1-1 system from a county with a population between 50,000 and 250,000; one member representing a county 9-1-1 system from a county with a population of more than 250,000; one member representing a municipality with a population of less than 500,000 in a county with a population in excess of 2,000,000; one member representing the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police; one member representing the Illinois Sheriffs' Association; and one member representing the Illinois Fire Chiefs Association. The Board shall consist of the following 6 non-voting members appointed by the Governor: one member representing an incumbent local exchange 9-1-1 system provider; one member representing a non-incumbent local exchange 9-1-1 system provider; one member representing a large wireless carrier; one member representing an incumbent local exchange a small wireless carrier; one member representing the Illinois Telecommunications Association; one member representing the Cable Television and Communication Association of Illinois; and one member representing the Illinois State Ambulance Association.

Function

The Statewide 9-1-1 Advisory Board shall: advise the Department of State Police and the Statewide 9-1-1 Administrator on the oversight of 9-1-1 systems and the development and implementation of a uniform statewide 9-1-1 system; make recommendations to the Governor and the General Assembly regarding improvements to 9-1-1 services throughout the State; and exercise all other powers and duties provided in the Emergency Telephone System Act. The Statewide 9-1-1 Advisory Board shall submit to the General Assembly a report by March 1 of each year providing an update on the transition to a statewide 9-1-1 system and recommending any legislative action. The Department of State Police shall provide administrative support to the Statewide 9-1-1 Advisory Board.

Annual Report to the General Assembly

Term

Staggered initial terms of 2 or 3 years; 3 years thereafter

 Members

Member NameTerm ExpiresMember SinceAppointed ByPositionCounty
Walter, Colonel Kelly StatuteChair, Ex-Officio, Director of State Police, or designeeNone
Boswell, Karen 8/31/201810/23/2015GovernorNon-voting Member, Illinois Telecommunications AssociationNone
Caldwell, Ralph 8/31/20208/31/2015GovernorMember, Illinois Chapter of the Association of Public-Safety Communications OfficialsChampaign
Clauge, David 8/31/20178/31/2015GovernorMember, Illinois Sheriffs AssociationNone
Deetjen, Larry 8/31/20178/31/2015GovernorMember, municipality with a population of less than 500,000 in a county with a population in excess of 2,000,000Cook
Fucik, Patrick 8/31/201810/31/2015GovernorNon-voting Member, large wireless carrierJohnson
Johnson, Glenna 8/31/20208/31/2015GovernorMember, a county 9-1-1 system from a county with a population between 50,000 and 250,000DeKalb
Prather, Deborah 8/31/201810/31/2015GovernorNon-voting Member, non-incumbent local exchange 9-1-1 system providerMclean
McClerren, Sam StatuteExecutive Director of the Illinois Commerce Commission, or designeeNone
Perdiou, Deno GovernorNon-voting Member, incumbent local exchange 9-1-1 system providerCook
Tuttle, David 8/31/20188/31/2015GovernorMember, Illinois chapter of the National Emergency Number AssociationPeoria
Zerwin, Linda 8/31/20188/31/2015GovernorMember, a county 9-1-1 system from a county with a population of 250,000 or moreDuPage
Vacant, GovernorNon-voting Member, small wireless carrierNone
Vacant, GovernorMember, Illinois Fire Chiefs AssociationNone
Kramer, Juanita 8/31/20178/31/2015GovernorMember, a population of less than 50,000Richland
Vacant, GovernorMember, Cable Television and Communication Association of IllinoisNone
Vacant, GovernorMember, Illinois State Ambulance AssociationNone