The Township Supervisor is an elected position (4-year term). The Supervisor serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Treasurer of the Township. The Supervisor's duties and responsibilities include serving as chairman of the Township Board of Trustees, Supervisor of the general assistance program and treasurer of all town funds.

The Supervisor maintains sole authority over the general assistance office and may hire general assistance employees without the prior approval of the Township Board of Trustees. The salaries of the employees are appropriated by ordinance from the general assistance budget. In the administration of the general assistance programs, the Supervisor must adhere to the standards approved by the Illinois Department of Human Services.

- Kathleen M. O'Connor, Supervisor