Barry John Robinson

Barry Robinson

Democrat - District 3

District 3 boundaries: Downtown and northeast along the river, with boundaries of Knoxville, Nebraska, and Glen Oak Park (PDF)

1415 NE Madison Avenue
Peoria, IL 61603
Home Phone: 309-402-9465
Office Phone: 309-671-5200
Cell Phone: 630-995-6074

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Current County Board Committees

  • County Operations Committee
  • Infrastructure Committee
  • Land Use Committee


Reverend Barry John Robinson was elected to the Peoria County Board in 2016. He was born and has lived his whole life in Peoria. He is a graduate of the Peoria Spalding Institute, and in 2010 received his Bachelor's Degree from the United Faith Bible College in Urban Ministry.

Barry is the Assistant Pastor at Mt. Olive Community Church and Job Developer at Peoria Friendship House. He also is the Chairman of the City of Peoria's Fair Employment and Housing Commission.

Barry is the son of iconic restaurateur "Big John" of Big John's Barbeque. He is married and has six children.