Tri-County Regional Planning Commission

Full Commission

The full board of TCRPC is the primary decision-making body for the organization and is composed of 22 members. Peoria, Tazewell, and Woodford Counties are each represented by their own 7 voting members. Commissioners for each county are appointed by their respective County Board Chairperson. IDOT is represented by one voting member, who is appointed by the Illinois Secretary of Transportation. The Full Commission meets on the fourth Thursday of every month at 5:30 pm, unless otherwise posted. To view future meeting dates and meeting materials, please visit our Calendar page.

TCRPC Commission Members

Name County Email
Bender, Matthew Peoria
Bockler, Roy Woodford
Crawford, Russ Tazewell
Drury, Clinton 2nd Vice Chair Peoria
Gorman, Don Peoria
Grimm, Brett Tazewell
Hinrichsen, Mike 1st Vice Chair Woodford
Huser, Doug Woodford
Kingdon, Ben Woodford
Lind, Eric Woodford
Menold, Greg Tazewell
Miller, Jim IDOT
Mingus, Seth Tazewell
Neuhauser, Tim Chairman Tazewell
Phelan, Michael Peoria
Proehl, Nancy Tazewell
Rosenbohm, Paul Peoria
Salzer, Phil Peoria
Smith, Mike Treasurer Woodford
Sundell, Susan Secretary Tazewell
Van Winkle, Stephen Peoria
Woodford County

Standing Committees

The Commission may establish committees to assist in the operation, management, and program planning activities of TCRPC. Committees may focus on internal operations (e.g. Ways and Means Committee, Personnel Committee) or may focus on a specific issue or project. All committees are made up of Commissioners, with the exception of a Citizen Advisory Committee (not currently active). The following are all active committees of TCRPC.

Executive Board

The Executive Board serves as the policy and formulation body for the Commission. The Executive Board consists of the five Commission Officers and four other Commissioners appointed by the full board. All Executive Board members serve one-year terms. The executive director of TCRPC also serves as a non-voting, advisory member to the Executive Board. The Executive Board may perform all the functions and duties of the Commission, should a full quorum of Commission members not be present.The Executive Board meets monthly, on the Monday before each full Commission meeting, unless otherwise posted.

Executive Board Members

Name Represents Position
Tim Neuhauser Chairman Tazewell
Mike Hinrichsen 1st Vice Chair Woodford
Clint Drury 2nd Vice Chair Peoria
Mike Smith Treasurer Woodford
Sue Sundell Secretary Tazewell
Russ Crawford Tazewell
Mike Phelan Peoria
Ben Kingdon Woodford
Steve Van Winkle Peoria

Ways and Means Committee

The Ways and Means committee reviews and advises the Commission on the fiscal affairs of the Commission. The Ways and Means Committee meets the fourth Thursday of every month before the full commission meeting from 4:30-5:30 p.m. unless otherwise posted.

Ways and Means Committee Members

Name Represents Position
Mike Smith, Chair Woodford
Tim Neuhauser Tazewell
Steve Van Winkle Peoria

Personnel Committee

The Personnel Committee reviews and advises the Commission on personnel matters, and carries out other responsibilities as specified by the Commission. The Personnel Committee only meets when needed.

Personnel Committee Members

Name Represents Position
Mike Hinrichsen, Chair Woodford
Mike Phelan Peoria
Sue Sundell Tazewell

Nominations Committee

The Nominations Committee nominates Commissioners to serve in officer positions and to serve on committees. The Nominations Committee meets yearly–typically in the month of May–to prepare nominations for the coming fiscal year, unless otherwise posted.

Nominations Committee Members

Name Represents Position
Clint Drury, Chair Peoria drurybt@gmail.comChair
Russ Crawford Tazewell
Mike Hinrichsen Woodford