The Illinois Government Bar Association

Founded 1987Serving the Interests of Lawyers Dedicated to Government Service

The Illinois Government Bar Association Presents:

"Economic Development in Springfield: TIF Funding and Business Districts Explained."

Presented by:

Mike Farmer, Director of Office of Planning and Economic Development for the city of Springfield


Tracy Pedersen, Attorney and Project Manager II for CWLP

0.75 CLE credit will be available for this program

Thursday, April 17, 2014
11:50 AM at:
Sangamo Club, upstairs
227 East Adams Street

Members: $15.00
Non-members: $18.00

Cost includes lunch (southwestern roast pork loin with gratin of sweet potatoes, and green beans with cilantro and green onions).
Vegetarian dish (chopped spinach salad with quinoa and black beans) can be requested in advance.

Please RSVP to Rob Patino at by
Monday, April 14, 2014


The Board
Mike Delcomyn, President Central Management Services
Joseph McMenamin, Vice President Springfield City Council
Jim Stivers, Secretary Legislative Reference Bureau
Robert Patino, Treasurer S.I.U. School of Medicine

Gabe Grosboll Illinois Dept. of Public Health
Jennifer Walsh-Hammer Giffin, Winning, Cohen & Bodewes, P.C.
Scott Sievers Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Steven Rahn City of Springfield
John Hosteny Illinois State Police
Kay Marie Philon Protein Molecules, Inc.

Immediate Past President
Frank Martinez                    S.I.U. School of Medicine

Past GBA Scholarship Recipients
2013   Rachel Wayne
Amellia Schwingle   
University of Illinois
Oscar Pina
University of Illinois
Abigail Cahak
University of Illinois
Jordan Sartell
DePaul University
Marcy Scherer University of Illinois
2010  Martina Brendel  Chicago-Kent
David Zipp
Southern Illinois University
Jason Lewis
Loyola University
David Mussatt
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