Frederick Donini Bio
Born November 23, 1946, raised in West Frankfort, IL
1964 Graduated Frantfork Community High School, West Frankfort, IL
1964-1969-attended Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL bachelor’s degree in education.
Married with two children, and four grandchildren
1970-hired IL department of Law Enforcement- Class III IL Bureau of Investigation (IBI)
December 1970 Military leave of absence
December 1970-September 1972 United States Army, Military Policeman uniform and plain clothes investigations, attained rank of sergeant E-5 (Army Commendation and Medal for Meritorious Service)
1972-Returned to employment with IBI
1975-Assigned to the IBI field office, Belleville, IL, established residence in Highland, IL.
1977-IBI Command and agents were merged with Illinois State Police (ISP) forming the Division of Criminal Investigation.
December 2000-Retired from ISP as Master Sergeant with 30 years of law enforcement service
2001-Present- Commissioner, City of Highland Police and Fire Commission
2001-Present-Part time summer employee, City of Highland Parks and Recreation Department
Member of St Paul Catholic Church and serves as a Eucharistic Minister
Honorary member of the Knights of Columbus
Member Fraternal Order of Moose; Life time member of Fraternal Order of Police (FOP Lodge #41) Associate member Illinois Sheriff’s Association
Lee Rindereer biography
Lee Rindinder is a lifelong resident of Highland and business owner. Lee was appointed to the Police and Fire Board on April 3, 2019.