Jeff Lawler

 Jeff Lawler, Village Manager

The Village Manager's Office takes pride in serving the residents and businesses of the Village of Barrington through providing exceptional services. Our mission is to implement the Village Board’s vision, priorities and policies, which reflect the will of our residents.

Our department oversees the coordination of all Village departments in order to provide the most cost-effective delivery of services to achieve Village objectives. Village communications, including the Village newsletter, Channel 4, website, and social networking sites, are also coordinated through our office.

The Village staff is led by Jeff Lawler, the Village Manager. Jeff has worked for the Village since 1975, serving as Police Chief immediately prior to being appointed Village Manager in 2009.

Melanie Marcordes has worked for the Village since 1997. Melanie serves as both the Assistant to the Village Manager and the Deputy Village Clerk. She is responsible for coordinating communication efforts for the Village, including the newsletter, Channel 4, Community Events Sign and website.

Tom Gilbert has served as the Information Systems Coordinator for the Village since 2003. Tom is in charge of keeping the Village’s computer network, television channel, and phone systems running smoothly.

Nick Dumdie is the Village's IS Technician and began working for the Village in 2010.  Nick assists Tom in keeping the Village's computer network running smoothly. 


 VMO Department Picture

 Front Row: Nick Dumdie and Jeff Lawler
 Standing. Left to Right: Melanie Marcordes, Tom Gilbert, Jean Emerick (retired)


Village Hall

200 South Hough Street

Barrington, Illinois 60010

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 Name Title  E-Mail   Phone

Jeff Lawler

Village Manager 

(847) 304-3401

Melanie Marcordes

Deputy Village Clerk 

(847) 304-3403 

Tom Gilbert

IS Coordinator 

(847) 304-3404 

Jean Emerick

Executive Assistant 

(847) 304-3442