Board of Trustees

The Village President, Clerk, and six-member Board of Trustees are elected at large for four-year terms.

Village Trustees and Elected Officials Contact Information

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Ronald S. Cope

Ron was elected to the position of Trustee in 2013. Previously he served as the Village Attorney for 20 years. He is the chair of the Committee of Ordinances, Rules, and Building, and a member of the Police, Licenses and Health Committee. He is also the liaison to the Plan Commission and the Traffic Commission. Ron and his wife have lived in Lincolnwood for almost 20 years. He is a partner in a law firm.

Email: rcope@lwd.org Call: (847) 475-4717

Georjean Hlepas Nickell

Georjean was elected Trustee in 2017. Previously a commissioner for both the Traffic and Beautification Boards, she was also elected to the Lincolnwood School District #74 Board of Education three times. In 2014, she was the recipient of the Madeline Grant Volunteer of the Year Award. Growing up in Lincolnwood, Georjean and her husband returned 27 years ago to raise their family. They have three sons and a daughter. She is a Managing Partner in a private real estate and development company.

Email: gnickell@lwd.org Call: (847) 475-4717

Jean Ikezoe-Halevi

Jean was elected to the position of Trustee in 2017. Previously she served as a commissioner on the Zoning Board of Appeals and was Chairman of the Human Relations Commission. Jean and her husband have lived in Lincolnwood since 1990. They have a son and a daughter. She is Administration Manager for North Shore-Barrington Association of REALTORS®.

Email: jhalevi@lwd.org Call: (847) 475-4717

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Jesal B. Patel, Sr.

Jesal was elected Trustee in 2007. Previously he served as a member of the Sign Appearance Review Board. Jesal is the Chair for the Finance Committee and a member of the Committee of Ordinances, Rules and Building. He currently serves as the liaison to both the Economic Development Commission and Board of Fire and Police. He was born, raised, and educated in Lincolnwood and is married with two children. Jesal is a licensed Illinois real estate broker and owner of Lincolnwood based businesses.

Email: jpatel@lwd.org Call: (847) 475-4717

Jennifer Spino

Jennifer Spino

Jennifer was elected to the position of Trustee in 2015. Previously, she was a member of the Lincolnwood Park and Recreation Board and was appointed on May 21, 2013. Jennifer is Vice President of Alden Bennett Construction Company. She is also Vice President for the Lincolnwood Chamber of Commerce.

Email: jspino@lwd.org Call: (847) 475-4717

Renan Sugarman

Email: rsugarman@lwd.org Call: (847) 475-4717