Illinois Utilities Business Diversity Council

Advancing Diverse Business Growth in Illinois

DIVERSE SUPPLIERS PLAYING LARGER ROLE IN ILLINOIS UTILITY INDUSTRY

Learn more about the 2017-2020 IUBDC Economic Impact Report

The Council has placed an emphasis on helping the utilities with their respective procurement goals for minority-owned, women-owned, veteran-owned and small business enterprises.

THE IUBDC WAS FORMED IN 2015

Our mission is to advance the utilization of diverse businesses in Illinois among our member utilities

The Council has placed an emphasis on helping the utilities with their respective procurement goals for minority-owned, women-owned, veteran-owned and small business enterprises.

  • Minority Businesses
  • Women Businesses
  • Veteran Businesses
What we Do

2022 ICC Supplier Diversity Policy Session

Illinois utility company leaders report on progress

 

Leaders from various utilities came together during the Mid-America Regulatory Conference (MARC) to discuss the importance of supplier and workforce diversity, and the impact that legislative policies, regulations, and programs have on minority communities, minority institutions and specific segments of the U.S. populations.

The MARC represents an association of regional organizations of utility and energy regulatory agencies from 14 states that include: Arkansas, Kansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin.

 

Who We Are

2022 Board of Directors

LEONARD SINGH | AMEREN ILLINOIS CO.

LEONARD SINGH | AMEREN ILLINOIS CO.

DAVID CARTER | AQUA AMERICA

DAVID CARTER | AQUA AMERICA

GIL QUINIONES | COMMONWEALTH EDISON

GIL QUINIONES | COMMONWEALTH EDISON

JUSTIN LADNER | ILLINOIS AMERICAN WATER

JUSTIN LADNER | ILLINOIS AMERICAN WATER

WENDELL DALLAS | NICOR GAS

WENDELL DALLAS | NICOR GAS

TORRENCE HINTON | PEOPLES GAS & NORTH SHORE GAS

TORRENCE HINTON | PEOPLES GAS & NORTH SHORE GAS

OUR MEMBER UTILITIES INCLUDE: