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 mbender@carpentersunion.org
Bockler, Roy Woodford REBFinancial@dpc.net
Crawford, Russ Tazewell russ@mtco.com
Drury, Clinton 2nd Vice Chair Peoria drurybt@gmail.com
Gorman, Don Peoria dcgorman2@comcast.net
Grimm, Brett Tazewell bgrimm@tazewell.com
Hinrichsen, Mike 1st Vice Chair Woodford mikehinrichsen@mtco.com
Huser, Doug Woodford doughuser@yahoo.com
Kingdon, Ben Woodford benkingdon@aol.com
Lind, Eric Woodford linderic12@gmail.com
Menold, Greg Tazewell hc@mortontownship.net
Miller, Jim IDOT james.p.miller@illinois.gov
Mingus, Seth Tazewell smingus@spekin.net
Neuhauser, Tim Chairman Tazewell tneuhauser@envisionins.com
Phelan, Michael Peoria michael.phelan@peoriaheights.org
Proehl, Nancy Tazewell jdandnancy65@gmail.com
Rosenbohm, Paul Peoria prosenbhom@peoriacounty.org
Salzer, Phil Peoria psalzer@peoriacounty.org
Smith, Mike Treasurer Woodford msmith@mtco.com
Sundell, Susan Secretary Tazewell sundell@grics.net
Van Winkle, Stephen Peoria vw691@sbcglobal.net
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 tneuhauser@envisionins.com
Mike Hinrichsen 1st Vice Chair Woodford mikehinrichsen@mtco.com
Clint Drury 2nd Vice Chair Peoria drurybt@gmail.com
Mike Smith Treasurer Woodford msmith@mtco.com
Sue Sundell Secretary Tazewell sundell@grics.net
Russ Crawford Tazewell russ@mtco.com
Mike Phelan Peoria Michael.Phelan@peoriaheights.org
Ben Kingdon Woodford benkingdon@aol.com
Steve Van Winkle Peoria vw691@sbcglobal.net

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 msmith@mtco.com
Tim Neuhauser Tazewell msmith@mtco.com
Steve Van Winkle Peoria vw691@sbcglobal.net

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 mikehinrichsen@mtco.com
Mike Phelan Peoria Michael.Phelan@peoriaheights.org
Sue Sundell Tazewell sundell@grics.net

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 russ@mtco.com
Mike Hinrichsen Woodford mikehinrichsen@mtco.com
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