Meet Tim

Many know me pretty well, some not quite so much, but below is an abbreviated biography to let you know where I have been the last several years. Hopefully it helps provide a basis of why those of you in East Peoria would consider voting for me as a Commissioner for the City of East Peoria. Thank you!

City Commissioner
  • Tim Jeffers

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About Me

  • Age: 57, life-long resident of East Peoria
  • Graduate: EPCHS (1975) Graduate: Illinois Central College,
  • Married (35) years to Lynette
  • Daughters: Sharon Jeffers, Janelle (Mike) Giebelhausen & Jennifer (Doug) Swanson
  • Grandchildren Hunter, Lily, Shelby and Jett
  • Employer: Caterpillar,Inc (36) years Certified 6 Sigma Green Belt
  • City of East Peoria Human Relations Commission (12) years
  • General Committee,Peoria Christian Center (12 years) Current Chairman
  • Church Council, Elder, Oak Grove Bible Church, East Peoria, Current Chairman
  • Oak Grove Awana Youth Program (28 years) Current Commander/Director
  • Commissioner of Public Property, City of East Peoria, 2007-2015. Overseeing Water and Waste Water Departments with annual budget of $10M+.

Characteristics of a Commissioner

  1. Personal [Be Approachable]
  2. Proactive [Be a Leader]
  3. Punctual [Be on Time]
  4. Prepared [Be Ready]
  5. Precise [Be Correct]
  6. Positive [Be Optimistic]
  7. Principled [Be Consistent]
  8. Professional [Be Proper]
  9. Pioneering [Be Visionary]
  10. Prayerful [Be Humble]
  11. Passionate [Love what you do]
  12. Polite [Be nice]