Chris Minick (Trustee) is currently the Finance Director for the City of St Charles, Illinois and has served in this capacity since April of 2008. Chris has over 20 years' experience in municipal accounting and finance. Prior to his tenure in St Charles, Chris served as the Village Administrator and Director of Management Services for the Village of Plainfield, Illinois. Chris also served as the Senior Accountant for the Wheeling Park District for approximately two years. He began his career performing audits of local governmental units for CPA firms in the Chicago region and spent approximately six years performing various financial statement and compliance audits for units of government in Illinois. Chris has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting and Finance from St. Joseph's College in Rensselaer, IN. He has served as the Chairman for the Southwest Agency for Risk Management (SWARM, a municipal risk insurance pool), Chairman for the Southwest Agency for Health Management (a municipal health insurance pool), the Membership Committee of the Intergovernmental Personnel Benefits Cooperative, and the Chairman of the Audit Committee for the Illinois Government Finance Officers Association.
Chris serves as the Secretary of the IMET Board and is the Chairman of the New Products Committee.