The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Board Member: JR McBride (Served with Distinction 2006 - 2014)
District 4

Jerry McBride
Term Expires:11-30-2016
Illinois State Board of Election Info: View Election Info

County Committees:

Personal Information

  • Married to Becky
  • Four daughters Lauren, Molly, Abigail, Sara and a son Marty
  • Has lived in DuPage County since 1990

Professional Experience

  • Insurance Broker with McBride Insurance Agency since 1990


  • Graduate of Loras College
  • Graduate of Fenwick High School

Community Activity

  • Member of St. Petronille Parish in Glen Ellyn and Immaculate Conception Parish
  • Volunteer and fundraiser for Misericordia Heart of Mercy (Chicago), home to children and adults with developmental disabilities
  • Board Member, Metropolitan Family Services of DuPage

In the past, JR McBride has worked as a volunteer for organizations committed to civic betterment and charitable goals:

  • Member and committee chair of Main Street Redevelopment Committee in Forest Park (committee bridged business and private organizations with the Village of Forest Park with the goal of redeveloping Madison Street in Forest Park)
  • Member of Board of Directors for the DuPage Chapter of the American Cancer Society
  • Member, Architectural Review Committee (Glen Ellyn)
  • Member, Rotary Club (Glen Ellyn)
  • Member, Site Committee Ben Franklin School (Glen Ellyn)
  • Board member of Glenbard West High School Booster Club
  • Founding member of the Jubilee Board (fund-raising arm) for Outreach Community Ministries (Wheaton)
  • Member, BR Ryall YMCA (Glen Ellyn)
  • Volunteer for Meals on Wheels (Glen Ellyn)
  • Volunteer in Glen Ellyn Youth Sports