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Title Amusement Ride and Attraction Safety Board  
Contact Name Ryan Culton 
Contact Phone 217-558-7194  
Contact Email  
Function The Director, with the consent of the Board, promulgates rules and regulations for the safe installation, repair, maintenance, use, operation, training standards for operators, and inspection of all amusement rides and amusement attractions. The Board shall advise the Department on carnival, amusement enterprise, and amusement safety matters.  
Term 4 years.  
Senate Confirmation Yes 
Party Affiliation NA 
Compensation $36.00 per diem plus expenses 
Composition 9 members
- 8 appointed by Governor with advice and consent of the Senate
- 2 operator of amusement rides
- 1 registered professional engineer
- 1 representative of the insurance industry
- 4 general public Director, Department of Labor (ex-officio)  
Chair Elected by board 
Authority 430 ILCS 85/2-3 

Member Names

Name (Last, First) Ascending Term Expires Member Since Appointed By Position County Title
Chaviano, Hugo      Statute  Ex-Officio  None  Director, IL Department of Labor 
Kirschner, Daniel  01/17/2017  03/26/2010  Governor  Member  Cook  Public Representative 
Mazzenga, Angelo  01/17/2016  12/16/2011  Governor  Member  Winnebago  Professional Engineer 
Perzee, Marvin  01/17/2019  06/29/2011  Governor  Member  Iroquois  Public Representative 
Redshaw, Joseph  01/17/2019  06/29/2015  Governor  Member  Schuyler  Insurance Representative 
Rhodes, Linda Givand  01/17/2018  12/16/2011  Governor  Member  Cook  Public Representative 
Schwabe, Dan  01/17/2017  01/17/2013  Governor  Member  Lake  Operator Representative 
Sparks, William Wayne  01/17/2017  12/16/2011  Governor  Member  Madison  Operator Representative 
Sullivan, Patricia  01/17/2017  12/23/2013  Governor  Member  Morgan  Public Representative 

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