The mission of the Illinois Propane Gas Association is to promote and sponsor the safe and varied uses of propane, sponsor education and safety programs for person in the industry and to inform and educate the public as propane consumers through the cooperation of its members.

ILPGA 2021-2022 Officers


Mark Gresham
DCC Propane
404 N. Route 115
Roberts, IL 60962

Vice President

Jerry Barnett
ILMO Propane
1096 Geil Dr.
Granite City, IL 62040


Loren Meeker
Manito Oil & Propane Company
701 S. Adams St.
Manito, IL 61546-9396


Paul Mattison
Gold Star FS
2607 4th Avenue
Moline, IL 61265

Immediate Past President

Todd Meyer
Gas Equipment Company
P.O. Box 27
State Center, IA 50247

NPGA State Director

Tonya Crow
Growmark, Inc.
1701 Towanda Ave.
Bloomington, IL  61701


Director of Education

John Tibbs
5240 South Sixth Street Frontage Road E.
Springfield, IL 62703

Contact me for:

  • On-Site Employee Training
  • Regulatory Issues
  • On-Site Regulatory Record Keeping
  • CETP Training
  • Safety Meeting Coordinator/Trainer
  • Governmental Affairs

IPGA Contracted Lobbyist

Scott Marquardt 
Marquardt & Company

Contact me for:

  • Governmental Affairs
  • Communications
  • Legislative Liaison

IPERC 2021-2022 Officers

Retail Marketer

Dennis Henry          
ILMO Propane
P.O. Box 2500
Bloomington, IL 61707

Retail Marketer

Phil Thompson, Secretary
Thompson’s Gas, Inc.
1431 North Illinois Street
Swansea, IL 62226

Retail Marketer 

Ron Kaufman            
South Central FS
405 S Banker St.
Effingham, IL 62401

Retail Marketer 

Gordon Williams, Vice Chairman             
Stephenson Service Company
410 S Hancock Ave
Freeport, IL 61032

Retail Marketer

Garrett Savage
Illini Propane
220 N Yates
Ashland, IL 62612

Producer Member

Jeff Thompson, IPERC Treasurer             
Propane Resources
P.O. Box 2308
Mission, KS 66202

Producer Member

Antwan Holmes 
BP North America Gas & Power
201 Helios Way
Houston, TX 77079

Producer Member

Dan Pannier, IPERC Chairman
Growmark, Inc.
P.O. Box 2500
Bloomington, IL, 61707

Public Member

Chuck Cawley 
IL Department of Agriculture 
PO Box 19281
Springfield, IL 62794-9281

Public Member

Brad Jacobson 
JM Transports
P.O. Box 284
Newark, IL 60541