Board of Fire and Police Commissioners

Board Information

The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners conducts and approves the recruitment process for interviewing, testing, appointments, and promotion of all commissioned personnel below the rank of Deputy Chief in the Fire and Police departments. It is also responsible for conducting hearings and rendering decisions on disciplinary matters for both departments as provided for in the collective bargaining agreement.

Board of Fire and Police Commissioners Members

There are three members appointed by the Mayor with Council approval. Each member is appointed for terms of three years.

The Human Resources Department at 217/403-8770 provides staff support for this Commission.

Committee Members

Member Name Phone Number(s) Term Began Term Expires
Kimberley Nystrom
919 W. John St.
Champaign, IL 61821
D:  217/352-2989
 June 2016  June 2018
Lekevie Johnson
1601 W. Bloomington Rd.
Champaign, IL 61821
D: 217/355-3881 August 2013  June 2019
Anthony Bruno
620 W. Hill
Champaign, IL 61820
O: 217/328-6000
P: 217/649-1478
July 2012 June 2018
Member Name Phone Number(s) Meeting Time, Frequency & Term Duration
Human Resources Department
City of Champaign
102 North Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
O: 217/403-8770 4th Monday at 4:15 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, 102 N. Neil StreetTerms are 3 years.