Name: Paul D. Bergkoetter
City of residence: St. Libory
Family status: married
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Education: Southern Illinois University Carbondale, bachelors in education and masters in accounting
Occupation: Business manager Bergkoetter’s Chevrolet – Buick in St. Libory
Political party: Independent
Office sought: Village trustee
Campaign e-mail: Not provided
Previously held offices: Board member St. Libory School District 30; trustee Fayetteville Township; supervisor Fayetteville Township; currently commissioner St. Clair County Flood Protection District
What qualifies you for this position?
“Years of relevant experience in both the public and private sectors.”
What is the top issue in your race, and how would you address it?
“The long-term financial stability of the village is the top issue. I will help collect relevant information analyze that information to arrive at reasonable courses of action and share that information with my fellow elected officials and the public. Good data is the foundation for good decisions.”