President & Board of Trustees

Regular Meetings

  • 7 p.m.
  • 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month
  • Council Chambers
    Room 214

The Village Manager presents agenda items for discussion and approval for implementation before the President and Village Board. The President and Board of Trustees vote on the agenda items. All meetings are open to the public. Residents can address the Village Board with questions or concerns on issues not on the published agenda during the Townhall portion of the meeting. Residents who wish to address the Village Board during the Townhall Session must register with the Village Clerk prior to the start of the meeting.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Village Board

Rodney S. Craig, Village President

Mayor Craig

Kristy Merrill, Clerk

Village Clerk Kristy Merrill

Yasmeen Bankole, Trustee

Trustee Bankole

Liza Gutierrez, Trustee

Liza Gutierrez Photo

Syed Hussaini, Trustee

Trustee Hussaini

Jon Kunkel, Trustee

Jon Kunkel

Herb Porter, Trustee

Herb Porter

Bob Prigge, Trustee

Bob Prigge - no flag


The Village President and Board of Trustees are the elected representatives and policy makers for the Village of Hanover Park. Their function is to formulate policies and ordinances necessary to guide the orderly development and administration of the Village. The Village Board also serves the residents through a system of public participation, public board meetings, and boards and commissions. Municipal elections are held the first Tuesday of April in odd-numbered years.