The Retention Committee is dedicated to assessing sitting judges who are up for retention. Together they evaluate the performance of judges and if or not they have performed in the best interest of justice and best legal decisions. The committee makes recommendations on whether or not judges should be retained and supported.

Chair: Eamon Kelly
Evanston Township
Vice Chair: Leslie Hairston
5th Ward

Ward Members

3Pat Dowell
4Toni Preckwinkle
6Roderick Sawyer
12George Cardenas
17David Moore
21Howard Brookins Jr
22Michael D Rodriguez
23Silvana Tabares
24Michael Scott Jr
29Chris Taliaferro
41Joe Cook
43Lucy Moog
47Paul Rosenfeld

Township Members

BarringtonRobert Steffen
CiceroBlanca M Vargas
LeydenBarrett F Pedersen
New TrierDean Maragos
NilesLou Lang
NorthfieldTracy Katz-Muhl
Oak ParkDon Harmon
ProvisoKaren Yarbrough
RichCalvin Jordan
StickneyVincent Cainkar