Economic Development Commission


  • Trinette Britt-Johnson, Co-Chair
  • Michael Lewis, Co-Chair
  • Sterling M. Burke, Village President
  • Hilde Betts, Commissioner
  • Kevin Brookins, Commissioner
  • George Chandler, Commissioner
  • Leon Francisco, Commissioner
  • Phillip Paige, Commissioner
  • Howard D. White, Commissioner


Regular meetings are held on the last Wednesday of the month at 5 p.m.  


The Economic Development Committee develops opportunity-specific and action-oriented initiatives that foster and further advance economic development within the Village of Olympia Fields. The committee will also work to support and develop the business community by presenting ideas, resources and programs that enhance their growth and development.