Roger Poole has been reappointed by the governor to continue serving on the Illinois Finance Authority, pending Senate confirmation.
Poole was appointed to the Finance Authority in 2009. Poole, who retired after 30 years of service, was the directing business representative for Machinists District No. 9. He has received the Labor Man of the Year Award from the Southwestern Illinois Central Labor Council, the Community Services Labor Man of the Year Award from the St. Louis Labor Council, and the Labor Man of the Year Award from the St. Louis Port Council.
Poole serves on the Authority’s Audit Plus and Direct/Alternative Committees.