The Township Supervisor
Statutorily defined as the chief executive officer of the township, an Illinois township supervisor is positioned to fulfill a key leadership role on the township team as the manager of financial affairs in the township, coordinator of the township programs, and administrator of day-to-day activities in the office.
In addition, a supervisor is:
- A voting member and chair of the township board of trustees
- Overseer to the general assistance program
- The treasurer of all township funds
- Ex-officer treasurer of the road district