about icc

board of trustees

board meeting public participation

public participation for all illinois central college board of trustees meetings will be via an online zoom meeting platform only. due to covid-19 restrictions, there is no in-person public participation until further notice.

next board of trustees meeting

thursday, december 10, @ 5 p.m., cst. 2020 meeting schedule/additional resources

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the zoom link will be posted on this website 48 hours in advance of the board meeting.

request to address the board must be submitted in advance of the meetings and no later than 15 minutes prior to the start of the meeting at [email protected]

for further information, please contact:
sue bulitta, secretary board of trustees
(309) 694-5522
[email protected]

board of trustees election

the trustee election will be held on april 6, 2021, as part of the 2021 consolidated election. two six-year terms are up for election. the two terms are held by mr. michael everett and mr. david mingus. trustees are elected to serve a six-year term and are unpaid.

the dates to submit an election packet are december 14 – 21.

important update: the election packet was updated on 10/20/20 which includes an update for the following documents. please be sure to use the updated statement of candidacy form when submitting your packet for office.

for any questions, please contact the board secretary at (309) 694-5522 or at [email protected].

carl cannon

board chair (2020-2021)

years served: 2017 – 2023

elite director — peoria park district

[email protected]

11014 n. mosscliff ct
dunlap, il 61525

leadership training* compliant

kelly daniels

years served: 2017 – 2023


[email protected]

1126 w macqueen
peoria, il 61604

leadership training* compliant

paula davis

years served: 2017 – 2023

retired superintendent — pekin high school

[email protected]

7 valley view ct
groveland, il 61535

leadership training* compliant

michael everett

years served: 2015 – 2021

president — west central illinois labor council

[email protected]

408 south market st
washington, il 61571

leadership training* compliant

diane m. (unes) lamb

years served: 2013 – 2025

independent licensed geologist, adjunct instructor

[email protected]

102000 smithville rd
hanna city, il 61536

leadership training* compliant

dave mingus

years served: 2019 – 2021

ceo, tazwood center for wellness

[email protected]

108 whistling strait
washington, il 61571

leadership training* compliant

gale thetford

years served: 2013 – 2025

retired general counsel — illinois department on aging

[email protected]

3600 n. knoxville ave
peoria, il 61603

leadership training* compliant

courtney privia

student trustee (2019-2020)

studying: criminal justice

[email protected]

jacksonville, il 61603

trustees are elected to serve a six-year term and are unpaid
* based upon senate bill 2157: state-mandated leadership training for community college trustees public act 99-0692

meeting schedule

monthly meetings of the icc board of trustees are scheduled the third thursday of the month at the east peoria campus, academic building, founder’s room 211a at 5 pm. any change in date, location, time, or additionally scheduled meetings are represented below.

due to covid-19, public attendance at board meetings will currently be via online zoom meeting platform. the zoom link with be posted below in the meeting schedule and toward the top of the page, 48 hours prior to the meeting.

2020 meeting schedule

= held at the peoria campus, hickory hall, 131
= special meeting session
= board retreat session

board information

bylaws and administrative policies (revised march 2020)
student trustee handbook (2020-2021)

american association of community colleges
association of community college trustees
illinois community college trustees association
illinois community college board


fy21 final budget

employment contracts

president (first addendum | second addendum | third addendum | fourth addendum)
vice president of administration and finance
vice president of academic affairs