The Illinois Government Bar Association

Founded 1987Serving the Interests of Lawyers Dedicated to Government Service
2016 Annual Ethics CLE Program

June 23, 2016
3:00 - 5:00 PM
SIU School of Medicine, SCLF 3690
801 N. Rutledge St.

The program will be $25 for members and $40 for non-members (note that all proceeds after costs will go to our scholarship fund).

CLE has not been applied for
but we expect 2.0 hours of Ethics CLE for this event

Ethics program Agenda
3:00 – 3:40 PM: Thomas Klein, Deputy Inspector General and Chief of Springfield Division, and Erin Bonales, Director of Hiring and Employment Monitoring Division of the OEIG “Rutan and Conflicts of Interest”

3:40 – 4:20 PM: Chad Fornoff, EEC, “Prohibited Political Activity”

4:20 – 5:00 PM: Gary Rapaport, Illinois ARDC, “Latest Developments from the ARDC”

Please RSVP to Kerri at
for the Ethics CLE Program

The Board
Joseph McMenamin, President Springfield City Council
Joanna Gunderson, Vice President Executive Ethics Commission
Rosalie Lowery, Secretary Office of the Attorney General
Robert Patino, Treasurer S.I.U. School of Medicine

Rex Gradeless
Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Nathan Rice City of Springfield, Office of Corporate Counsel
Laura Vaught
Department of Public Health
Robert Ritchie
Illinois Attorney General
John Hosteny Illinois State Police
Roma Larson
Governor's Office of Management and Budget

Immediate Past President
Michael Delcomyn                    Central Management Services

Past GBA Scholarship Recipients
 2015  Patrick Sullivan
  University of Illinois
 2014  Alyssa A. Harmon
 Northern Illinois University
 2014  John Abendroth
 Northern Illinois University
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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