George Pearce was appointed as Trustee in May 2018 to fill the vacant unexpired term of former Trustee Stephen M. Leonard. Mr. Pearce will serve as Village Trustee until the spring 2019 municipal election.
Mr. Pearce has a long and distinguished history of service to the Village and the Wilmette community. Previously, he has served the Village government in the following capacities:
- Zoning Board of Appeals 1994-1997
- Village Trustee 1997-2005
- Board of Police and Fire Commissioners 2005-2014
In addition to his service with the Village government, Mr. Pearce is an active member of our community, serving Wilmette through work such as assisting the Village in the creation of its Housing Our Own Wilmette charity, and currently as President of the Rotary Club of Wilmette Harbor.
Mr. Pearce serves as the Chair of the Land Use Committee and serves on the Finance and Judiciary Committees.