Unofficial Election Results for April 2 Trustee Election

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As of April 3, with 341 of 341 precincts reporting, unofficial results for the JJC Board of Trustees election show the following vote totals for each candidate, in order of votes received:

  • Nancy Garcia: 19886 votes - 17.72%
  • John (Jake) Mahalik: 18553 votes - 16.54%
  • Mike O’Connell: 17814 votes - 15.88%
  • James A. Budzinski: 15199 votes - 13.55%
  • Dan McDonnell: 12685 votes - 11.31%
  • Thomas Scott Mccullagh: 9987 votes - 8.90%
  • Isiah “IKE” Williams Jr.: 9372 votes - 8.35%
  • Christopher J. Rademacher: 8706 votes - 7.76%

The top three vote-getters will be elected to the Joliet Junior College Board of Trustees for six-year terms. Results are unofficial until canvassed by each county clerk or board of election commissioners by April 23. 

The chart below shows the combined results from JJC’s seven-county district, and lists candidates in the order they appeared on the ballot. County-by-county results can also be viewed through the election administration page links provided:

Will | Grundy | Kendall | LaSalle | Kankakee | Livingston | Cook

Candidate Will Grundy Kendall LaSalle Kankakee Livingston Cook Total Percent
Precincts Reporting 257/257 40/40 14/14 4/4 1/1 11/11 14/14 341/341 100.00%
John (Jake) Mahalik 15701 1421 355 11 0 193 872 18553 16.54%
Dan McDonnell 10291 1166 334 6 0 244 644 12685 11.31%
James A. Budzinski 12602 1205 317 5 0 183 887 15199 13.55%
Christopher J. Rademacher 7263 752 159 5 0 135 392 8706 7.76%
Thomas Scott Mccullagh 8352 784 182 3 0 194 472 9987 8.90%
Isiah "IKE" Williams Jr. 8260 579 141 5 0 109 278 9372 8.35%
Mike O'Connell 15059 1344 393 11 0 294 713 17814 15.88%
Nancy Garcia 17196 1299 399 8 0 270 714 19886 17.72%
          Total votes counted 112202  

More information about the JJC Board of Trustees, including scheduled meeting dates and agendas, is available on the BOT web page.