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Central Illinois Chapter of IFMA  |  P.O. Box 5703  |  Bloomington, IL 61702-5703
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IFMA - Central Illinois Chapter

Chapter Leadership

 President

Rich Thomas, Vice President of CIC-IFMARich Thomas
president@cicifma.com
Position: Facilities Planner

Currently Rich is a Facilities Planner at State Farm. He has 30 total years in Facilities Management at State Farm.

An IFMA member for about 13 years, Rich graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Architectural Studies from Southern Illinois University - Carbondale.

Rich is married to Angie, they have a son who is a commercial pilot and a daughter entering her Junior year at SIU in Interior Design.

 Vice President  

Scott M Clinch - Secretary of CIC-IFMAScott M Clinch
vice-president@cicifma.com
Position: Director of Operations and Maintenance

Scott Clinch is the Director of Operations and Maintenance for Ottawa Township High School, District 140 in Ottawa, Illinois. Scott has been in facilities services for 13 years and has been the Director since 2012. Scott graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Advanced Technical Studies from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and has earned the CFM designation through IFMA. .

Scott and his wife Jodi live in Ottawa, Illinois.

 Past President

Mark T Clinch, President of CIC-IFMAMark T Clinch
past-president@cicifma.com
Position: Director of Facilities and Energy Management

Mark Clinch is the Director of Facilities and Energy Management for the Town of Normal. He has been with the Town since April 18, 2012. Prior to joining the team at the Town of Normal Mark worked his way through the ranks at Ottawa Township High School in Ottawa, Illinois. Of his fifteen years serving Ottawa High School eleven were spent as the Director of Operations and Maintenance.

Mark earned both an Associate’s Degree in Construction Technology and a Bachelor’s Degree in Advanced Technical Studies from Southern Illinois University. He later went on to complete a Master’s Degree from Northern Illinois University. Mark holds additional professional credentials including LEED Green Associate, Certified Facility Manger (CFM), and Sustainable Facility Professional (SFP).

Mark, his wife Amy, and their three children enjoy living in Normal Illinois.

 Secretary / Treasurer

Pat Bandeko, Past President of CIC-IFMAPat Bandeko, CFM
secretary@cicifma.com
treasurer@cicifma.com
Position: Supervisor,
State Farm Insurance, Bloomington, Illinois

Patrick has worked within many facility groups in his 15 years at State Farm. These have included data center electrical operations and maintenance, large plant/building maintenance operations, catastrophe response and operations, and most recently in building safety and security.  Prior to State Farm Patrick worked in residential and commercial construction.

Patrick has served in every position on the board over the past 6 years and has been with IFMA for nearly 8.  Patrick holds his Associates degree in Business Management and has earned the CFM designation through IFMA in 2010.  

Patrick is married to Andra and has two daughters in grade school in the Bloomington area.  

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The Central Illinois Chapter of IFMA has several Chair positions open
for any member who wishes to serve our organization:

Please click on the links below for each position to read more about it.

Membership Chairperson

Sponsorship Committee Chairperson

Program Chairperson

Conference Committee Chairperson