Community Relations Commission

Regular Meetings

  • 7:00 p.m.
  • 1st Thursday
  • Village Board Room
    Northbrook Village Hall
    1225 Cedar Lane Northbrook, Illinois 60062
  • Subcommittees of the Community Relations Commission meet as needed.

Meeting schedule and location subject to change. Upcoming meetings can be found at the bottom of this page.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. All agendas are posted at Village Hall in accordance with the Open Meeting Act.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • Bruce Doughty, Chairman
    Term expires: April 2023
  • Christine Beeftink
     Term expires: April 2022
  • Elliott Bruckman
    Term expires: April 2023
  • Emmeline Hazaray
     Term expires: April 2021
  • Sarah Kroeschell
     Term expires: April 2023
      • John Martin
        Term expires: April 2021
      • Helena Osorio - Zavala
         Term expires: April 2022
      • Grace Seo
        Term expires: April 2022
      • Patricia Vile
         Term expires: April 2021
      • Erik Jensen, Staff Liaison
         Phone: 847-272-4129
      • Email Erik Jensen

Northbrook Representatives

  • Nuha Dabbouseh, The Islamic Cultural Center
  • Tracy Muhl, School District #28
  • Anthony Forchetti, School District #28
  • Alice Lonoff, Northbrook United Methodist Church
  • Ron Mantegna, Village Presbyterian Church
  • John Martin, St. Norbert/Our Lady of the Brook Catholic Church
  • Rabbi Peter Mehler, Congregation Ezra-Habonim
  • Rabbi Aaron Melman, Congregation Beth Shalom
  • Derek Simons, Society of the Divine Word

  • Nancy Stoddard, St. Giles Episcopal Church
  • Marilyn Thompson, Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
  • Mary Hansen, Spiritual Assembly of the Baha'is
  • Vacant, Northbrook Evangelical Covenant Church
  • Vacant, North Northfield United Methodist Church
  • Vacant, School District #27
  • Keith Karchmar, School District #30
  • Vacant, School District #31


To foster and promote understanding, mutual respect, cooperation and positive relations between and among all residents of Northbrook to the end that a sense of shared community among residents is strengthened, the value of each individual is affirmed and the constitutional rights of all are realized.