Jennifer Groves Allison was appointed Peoria County Board Member for District 17 at the April 11, 2019 Peoria County Board Meeting.
Allison is the District Director for Illinois State Senator, Assistant Majority Leader David Koehler. Allison was a Peoria County Board of Health member since 2013, most recently serving as President. With her appointment to the Peoria County Board, she will step down from the Board of Health.
“I look forward to expanding my service to the community through the County Board and continuing the great representation of District 17,” says Allison.
The vacancy was created after the resignation of Thomas O’Neill. She has been appointed to fulfill the remainder of O’Neill’s term, which will expire in December 2020. Allison will sit on the County Operations Committee, Executive Committee, Budget Subcommittee, Ways and Means Committee, and County Health Committee.
She and her spouse, Don, have two daughters, McKinley and Daniella.
District 17 covers most of the Village of Bartonville and portions of Limestone Township and West Peoria Township. A detailed map is attached.