The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

County Board

Community Development Commission



Name: Mary Keating
Title: Director, Community Services
Address: 421 N. County Farm Road
Wheaton, IL 60187

Phone: 630-407-6600


421 N. County Farm Road
Wheaton, IL 60187


The DuPage County Community Development Commission (CDC) was established in 1975 as a cooperative effort of DuPage municipalities and the County Board. The primary responsibility of the CDC is to advise the County Board on the following programs: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), and HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME)

Meeting Schedule

At least one meeting per year at the County Administration Building.  View agendas and minutes


1 year

Appointed By

County representation is appointed by the County Chairman with the advice and consent of the County Board. Municipal representation is appointed by the respective municipality.




County representation shall include the eighteen County Board members and two additional representatives. Each CDC municipal member may appoint representation at its discretion.


20 trustees appointed by DuPage County, 18 of whom are the members of the DuPage County Board, plus 31 municipal trustees. NOTE: Only those trustees selected by DuPage County are listed.


Resolution IR-131-75


NameFirst Date of Appt.Current Term ExpiresPosition
Tonia Khouri01/22/201311/30/2018Commissioner
John Curran01/13/200908/30/2018Commissioner
James Zay11/23/200911/30/2016Commissioner
Peter "Pete" DiCianni01/22/201311/30/2018Commissioner
Anthony Michelassi01/13/200911/30/2016Commissioner
Gary Grasso01/22/201311/30/2016Commissioner
Karyn Romano01/13/201511/30/2016Commissioner
Robert Larsen01/11/201111/30/2016Commissioner
Brian Krajewski01/11/201111/30/2016Commissioner
James Healy05/12/199811/30/2016Commissioner
Sam Tornatore01/22/201311/30/2016Commissioner
Paul Fichtner11/14/200408/30/2018Commissioner
Kevin Wiley01/13/201511/30/2018Commissioner
Grant Eckhoff12/11/200211/30/2018Commissioner
Vacant N/A N/A Commissioner
Donald Puchalski 12/04/200611/30/2016Commissioner
Sean Noonan 01/22/201311/30/2016Commissioner
Amy Grant01/22/201311/30/2016Commissioner
Elizabeth Chaplin 01/22/201311/30/2016Commissioner
Vacant N/A N/A Commissioner

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