Kathleen Lorenz for Normal Town Council

About Kathleen Lorenz 


Kathleen Lorenz walking Uptown

“Over the past four years, I have been proud to serve our community, provide a voice for balanced fiscal leadership, and fulfill the expectation that our officials will be good stewards of our resources to keep Normal a great place to live, play, and work.”  

Normal Town Council Member Since 2015

During her current term on the Council, Kathleen has helped support bringing new industry to
the area in the form of Rivian Automotive and Brandt Group, and provided a sounding board for small business owners to be heard. A strong advocate for collaborative work between local, county, and state entities, Kathleen said she will continue to strive for collaboration.

12 Years Serving on Town Commissions

Before her first term on the Normal Town Council, Kathleen served on the Zoning Board of Appeals for four years, and then on the Planning Commission for eight years. She has been active in the community with work on the McLean County Chamber of Commerce, United Way of McLean County, League of Women Voters of McLean County, Bloomington-Normal Sports Commission, Illinois Heart and Lung Foundation, and Association for Women in Communications.

Resident of Normal for 25 Years

Kathleen and her family have lived in Normal for 25 years. She and her husband Joe have two college-aged children, Steven and Kate. Kathleen holds a Bachelors degree in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University, and a Masters in Business Administration from Illinois State University. She is an active advocate for women in professional leadership roles, passionate about the success of her community, and known for embracing collaboration to achieve shared goals. 



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