ILACP Vice Presidential Candidates for 2021 Election

The election will take place the week of April 26, 2021, the week of our Annual Conference. All voting will take place by electronic ballot, with details about that sent to eligible members in April 2021.

Marc Maton announces run for 3rd Vice President

Marc Maton (left), chief of police at the Lemont Police Department, announced May 28, 2020, that he is a candidate for 3rd Vice President of the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police. The winner of this election in April 2021 would be in line to become ILACP president in April 2024. Here is Chief Maton's letter announcing his candidacy





Chief Shanon Gillette runs for VP At Large, Region 3 

Chief Shanon Gillette (left), of the Downers Grove Police Department, announced August 21, that he is a candidate for Vice President At-Large, Region 3.  Here is Chief Gillette's letter announcing his candidacy. Chief Gillette has been a police officer for 27 years, and currently serves as Chief of Police for the Village of Downers Grove. He has also been an active member of the Association since 2012. The election will take place electronically in April 2021. 

The deadline for filing nominations for these positions is February 27, 2021.  



Here is a description of the three regions in ILACP and here is a map of the three regions.    

How to become a candidate for vice president: Send a letter to the Executive Director announcing your intention to run, and for which office. Provide an explanation of why you want to run and a little information about your background. Most of these letters are one page long. Send letters to Ed Wojcicki, [email protected] Also send a photo of yourself that will be used on this page. The deadline for filing to be a candidate is 60 days before the beginning of the Annual Conference, which is set for April 28-30, 2021, at the Tinley Park Convention Center