The Village of Olympia Fields is governed by a Village President and a six-member Board of Trustees. The Trustees and the Village President are elected at-large to four-year terms. The Village employs a full time Village Administrator who serves as the Chief Administrative Official providing oversight to all departments and operations. The Administrator provides regular recommendations to the Village President and Board of Trustees on all policy matters, managing all programs and activites as directed by Board action.
In addition the Administrator's office manages all long range planning activities, implementation of strategic initiatives and coordinates the Village's economic development program. The Village employees 39 full-time and 10 part-time personnel.
The Village Board of Trustees meets on the second and fourth Monday of every month at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the Village Hall.