Associate Members

Ameren Illinois

Since 2008, the Ameren Illinois Energy Efficiency Program has been helping our state transition into a more affordable and cleaner future. We don’t just work in your community, we’re a … Learn More  

Arthur J. Gallagher & Company

Risk management and benefits solutions should be about more than just placing coverage or selecting a plan. It's about growing your business and protecting your dreams. It's about ensuring your … Learn More  

Bellwether, LLC

Bellwether, LLC is a veteran owned, Illinois based operations consulting firm providing services to both public and private sector clients. Our Government Performance Services division (Bellwether GPS) has developed specialized … Learn More  


Centrica Business Solutions (formerly SmartWatt Energy) is changing the way energy projects are conceived, built, and managed by becoming the expert on energy optimization. Many historic courthouses, jails and aging administrative … Learn More  

Credit Collection Partners

Credit Collection Partners is an 80-year-old Taylorville, Ill.-based government collection agency that contracts with 73 downstate Illinois county state’s attorneys to recoup fines owed by defendants found liable in the … Learn More  


DEVNET is a leading nationwide provider of integrated appraisal, assessment, collection and e-government solutions. The successful approach to client implementations and unique support model has lead the company to the … Learn More  


Our performance contracting team specializes in design-build, state of the art energy efficient renovations for any type of government, K-12 and postsecondary school buildings. These scopes can range from roofs, … Learn More  

Helm Group

Founded in 1946 in Freeport, Illinois, the roots that have formed our values are literally in the heartland’s rich soil. From construction of the largest new hospitals in the Midwest … Learn More  

Heyl Royster

Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen, P.C. ("Heyl Royster") is a regional Midwest law firm with more than 100 lawyers, and offices in Peoria, Champaign, Chicago, Edwardsville, Rockford, and Springfield, Illinois. … Learn More  

John Deere Company

Since its founding in 1837, John Deere has seen a great many changes in its business, its products, its services. Change always comes with opportunity. And Deere has always been … Learn More  

Johnson Controls

The future is being built today, and Johnson Controls is making that future more productive, more secure and more sustainable. We create intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions, integrated infrastructure and … Learn More  

Multi-Bank Securities, Inc.

Multi-Bank Securities, Inc. (MBS) is an independent, veteran-owned fixed-income securities broker-dealer that has been serving institutional investors, including counties and local governments, across the U.S. since 1988. MBS … Learn More  

National Enrollment Partners

National Enrollment Partners (NEP) is a national network of local enrollment firms specializing in Benefits Administration, Payroll, HR Support and Enrollment Solutions. National Enrollment Partners has a network of agents throughout … Learn More  

Nextlink Internet

Nextlink is an internet service provider delivering high-speed internet and voice services throughout Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa and Illinois to residential, business, K-12, libraries, rural Healthcare, higher learning, and … Learn More  

Retirement Plan Consultants

Retirement Plan Consultants (RPC) is an Illinois based firm that specializes in providing Illinos units of government quality employee benefit programs focusing on insurance and retirement programs. … Learn More  

TimeKeeping Systems, Inc.

Guard1 systems document well-being checks and suicide watches in county jails and inspections of all types for safety and security. Guard1 systems are also used for real time inmate tracking … Learn More