City Officials

  • Mayor
  • Will Stephens

    Address

    City Administrative Office
    1101 Walnut Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    Office: (618) 684-4961

    Term Expires:

    4/30/2025.

  • City Clerk
  • Gina Hunziker

    Address

    City Administrative Office
    1101 Walnut Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    Office: (618) 684-4961

    Term Expires:

    4/30/2025.

  • Aldermen
  • Ward 1     Ward 2     Ward 3     Ward 4     Ward 5

    Aldermen, Ward 1

    Jance Curry-Witzman

    Address

    City Administrative Office
    1101 Walnut Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    Home: 618-660-8370

    Term Expires:

    4/30/2025.

    Barbara Hughes

    Address

    450 S. 15th Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    Home: 618.924.5898

    Term Expires:

    4/30/2023

    Aldermen, Ward 2

    Gloria Campos

    Address

    City Administrative Office
    1101 Walnut Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    Office: 618-684-4961

    Term Expires:

    4/30/2023

    Michael Austin

    Address

    1039 Roberta Drive
    Murphysboro, IL 62966

    Term Expires:

    4/30/2025

    Aldermen, Ward 3

    W. J. Pittman

    Address

    City Administrative Office
    1101 Walnut Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    Office: 618-684-4961

    Term Expires:

    4/30/2025

    To be determined

    Address

    City Administrative Office
    1101 Walnut Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    Office: 618-684-4961

    Term Expires:

    TBD

    Aldermen, Ward 4

    Gary L. McComb

    Address

    2122 Lindell Ave
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    Home: 618.319.3447

    Term Expires:

    4/30/2025

    John Erbes

    Address

    City Administrative Office
    1101 Walnut Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    Office: 618.684.4961

    Term Expires:

    4/30/2023

    Aldermen, Ward 5

    Don Gladden

    Address

    City Administrative Office
    1101 Walnut Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    Home: 618-751-2583

    Term Expires:

    4/30/2023

    Michael (Mike) R. Bastien

    Address

    City Administrative Office
    1101 Walnut Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    Home: 618-751-2583

    Term Expires:

    4/30/2025

  • Appointed Officials
  • City Attorney

    Ed Heller

    Address

    City Administrative Office
    1101 Walnut Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    618-687-2376

    Date Appointed:

    6/14/2005

    Admin. Asst. to Mayor Stephens / Human Resources Coordinator / Deputy City Clerk

    Sandra M. Ripley

    Address

    Daum Administration Building
    1101 Walnut Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    618.684.4961

    Date Appointed:

    08/1994

    Police Chief

    Jamie Ellermeyer

    Address

    City Hall
    202 North 11th Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    618.684.2121

    Date Appointed:

    10/2018

    Fire Chief

    Steve McBride

    Address

    Fire Department
    218 North 10th Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    618.684.3991

    Date Appointed:

    09/2018

    Street Maintenance Foreman

    Darrin Mills

    Address

    Public Works Complex
    316 N 12th Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    618.684.2961

    Date Appointed:

    04/2012

    Zoning Administrator Officer / Code Enforcement Officer

    Charlie Eisert

    Address

    Public Works Complex
    316 N 12th Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    618.684.2961

    Date Appointed:

    09/07/2021

    Water Maintenance and Sewer Collection Foreman

    Tim Lee

    Address

    Public Works Complex
    316 N 12th Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    618.684.2961

    Date Appointed:

    09/09/2006

    Wastewater Treatment Plant Foreman

    Patrick Gladson

    Address

    Public Works Complex
    316 N 12th Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    618.684.6871

    Date Appointed:

    12/14/2019

    Water Billing Manager

    Katharine Volle

    Address

    Daum Administration Building
    1101 Walnut Street                    
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    618.684.4961

    Date Appointed:

    07/01/2016

    Director, Information Technology, Emergency Management

    Brian Manwaring

    Address

    City Administrative Office
    1101 Walnut Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966

    Date Appointed:

    1998

Will Stephens

Address

City Administrative Office
1101 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Office: (618) 684-4961

Term Expires:

4/30/2025.

Gina Hunziker

Address

City Administrative Office
1101 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Office: (618) 684-4961

Term Expires:

4/30/2025.

Ward 1     Ward 2     Ward 3     Ward 4     Ward 5

Aldermen, Ward 1

Jance Curry-Witzman

Address

City Administrative Office
1101 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Home: 618-660-8370

Term Expires:

4/30/2025.

Barbara Hughes

Address

450 S. 15th Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Home: 618.924.5898

Term Expires:

4/30/2023

Aldermen, Ward 2

Gloria Campos

Address

City Administrative Office
1101 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Office: 618-684-4961

Term Expires:

4/30/2023

Michael Austin

Address

1039 Roberta Drive
Murphysboro, IL 62966

Term Expires:

4/30/2025

Aldermen, Ward 3

W. J. Pittman

Address

City Administrative Office
1101 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Office: 618-684-4961

Term Expires:

4/30/2025

To be determined

Address

City Administrative Office
1101 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Office: 618-684-4961

Term Expires:

TBD

Aldermen, Ward 4

Gary L. McComb

Address

2122 Lindell Ave
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Home: 618.319.3447

Term Expires:

4/30/2025

John Erbes

Address

City Administrative Office
1101 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Office: 618.684.4961

Term Expires:

4/30/2023

Aldermen, Ward 5

Don Gladden

Address

City Administrative Office
1101 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Home: 618-751-2583

Term Expires:

4/30/2023

Michael (Mike) R. Bastien

Address

City Administrative Office
1101 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Home: 618-751-2583

Term Expires:

4/30/2025

City Attorney

Ed Heller

Address

City Administrative Office
1101 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
618-687-2376

Date Appointed:

6/14/2005

Admin. Asst. to Mayor Stephens / Human Resources Coordinator / Deputy City Clerk

Sandra M. Ripley

Address

Daum Administration Building
1101 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
618.684.4961

Date Appointed:

08/1994

Police Chief

Jamie Ellermeyer

Address

City Hall
202 North 11th Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
618.684.2121

Date Appointed:

10/2018

Fire Chief

Steve McBride

Address

Fire Department
218 North 10th Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
618.684.3991

Date Appointed:

09/2018

Street Maintenance Foreman

Darrin Mills

Address

Public Works Complex
316 N 12th Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
618.684.2961

Date Appointed:

04/2012

Zoning Administrator Officer / Code Enforcement Officer

Charlie Eisert

Address

Public Works Complex
316 N 12th Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
618.684.2961

Date Appointed:

09/07/2021

Water Maintenance and Sewer Collection Foreman

Tim Lee

Address

Public Works Complex
316 N 12th Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
618.684.2961

Date Appointed:

09/09/2006

Wastewater Treatment Plant Foreman

Patrick Gladson

Address

Public Works Complex
316 N 12th Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
618.684.6871

Date Appointed:

12/14/2019

Water Billing Manager

Katharine Volle

Address

Daum Administration Building
1101 Walnut Street                    
Murphysboro, IL 62966
618.684.4961

Date Appointed:

07/01/2016

Director, Information Technology, Emergency Management

Brian Manwaring

Address

City Administrative Office
1101 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966

Date Appointed:

1998