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Steve Caramelli was elected to the Office of Trustee in April, 2013. His philosophy for being an elected official is simple: work hard for the people who got you elected, make the right decisions and be a good listener. As a trustee, he is assigned to the mental health board and the public safety committees.
As a profession, Steve is an Illinois State Trooper and has worked in various job assignments within the Illinois State Police such as district Chicago patrol, the motorcycle enforcement bureau, the executive protection unit, and the riverboat gaming command unit.
He is a member of Life Changers Church, a commissioner for the planning and zoning board for the Village of Hoffman Estates, a member of the Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus Foundation representing the 44th legislative district and a member of the Hispanic Illinois State Law Enforcement Association.
Steve possesses a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago. He also attended Triton College in River Grove, Holy Cross High School in River Grove (now known as Guerin Prep) and attended St. Francis Borgia grammar school in Chicago.
Steve resides in Hoffman Estates making family a number one priority. He also enjoys gardening, preserving nature and participating in outdoor activities.