Rick Radde previously served the Village of La Grange Park in the Public Works Department for over eighteen years as the Water Operator and as Interim Public Works Director in 2012. Rick was also a La Grange Park Paid-On-Call Firefighter for 13 years.
Following his tenure in La Grange Park, Rick served the Village of Bensenville as the Utility Supervisor and then as the Assistant Director of Public Works. Most recently, Rick served the Village of Montgomery as the Director of Public Works. Rick received his Bachelor of Arts from Benedictine University and his Associate of Arts from Lincoln College. Rick maintains his Class C Water Operator License and has a Class A CDL license. Rick is also an ISA Certified Arborist and completed his certification with the Illinois Public Service Institute.