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Hon. Brad Cole
Board Member

  • Email:ncl@ncl.org
  • Hometown:Carbondale, IL

Brad Cole is the current Executive Director of the Illinois Municipal League. Cole also served as the youngest mayor of Carbondale, Illinois, for two terms after working as Deputy Chief of Staff to the Governor of Illinois. He previously worked on the staff of Senator Mark Kirk.

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    ncl@ncl.org

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    Denver, CO 80203

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