Treasurer: Ed O’Connor Biography
T RIPP O'CONNOR was born and raised in Peoria, Illinois. He received his BS degree from Bradley University in 1981 and his MBA in 1990.
Prior to being elected Treasurer in 1998 he spent twenty years in the banking industry. He held commercial lending and executive management positions with several financial institutions. He has been re-elected in 2002, 2006, 2010, and 2014 and is the senior county wide elected Republican leader.
His family has a lengthy background of public service in Peoria. His father was elected seven times and served as Treasurer twenty-eight years and his great grandfather was elected Mayor of Peoria in 1907. He is committed to providing professional public service to the citizens of Peoria County.