CHARLESTON — Effingham Mayor Jeff Bloemker was recently appointed to the Eastern Illinois University School of Business Advisory Board.
Bloemker graduated from the University in 1984 and brings around 30 years of experience in business. He is currently the CEO of Illinois Correctional Industries with The Illinois Department of Corrections and has held senior management positions with Agracel, Mid America Motorworks, and Heartland Human Services. Bloemker has also been involved with the community as a member of the Plan Commission, Zoning Board of Appeals, Lake Land College Advisory Committee, Effingham County Chamber of Commerce Board, and president of the Noon Rotary Club.
The School of Business Advisory Board provides an interface between the school and business community and promotes positive public relations for the school.