Board of Directors

Owned and operated by the Granges of Boone County



President - Lyle Lee, Belvidere, Illinois

Vice President - Jack Ratcliffe, Belvidere, Illinois

Secretary - Susan Banks, Cherry Valley, Illinois

Treasurer- Paul Zeien Jr., Belvidere, Illinois


The Boone County Fair relies on its Officers and Board of Directors to act as stewards in ensuring that the mission of the Boone County Fair is carried out and will continue in the future.

Thank You to all!


  • Ruth Blasingame

  • Gordon Butt

  • Ed Cosman

  • Albert Ebel, III

  • Adam Ellwanger

  • Don Ellwanger

  • Dave Geske

  • Sharyn Geske

  • Todd Hegge

  • John Henninger

  • Kim Hughes

  • Ed Kasper

  • Teri Keegan

  • Chip Messiner

  • Jeremy Meyers

  • Joe Muzillo

  • John Null

  • Rick O'Dell

  • Dean Page

  • Dayle Paulson

  • Steve Paulson

  • Butch Peters

  • Tom Ratcliffe

  • J.J. Richards

  • Bob Scherer

  • Jason Schmeling

  • Rocky Temple

  • Jeff Vance

  • Brad Walter

  • Kevin Walter

  • Honorary Director - Al Henninger

  • Grounds Manager - Keith Clark

  • Admin Asst to the President - Debbie White


Livestock Exhibits

  • Bruce Peters

  • Kevin Walter

  • Jeff Vance

  • Steve Paulson

Non-Livestock Exhibits

  • Mary Jean Lane

  • Pam McClain


  • John & Pat Henninger

In memory of the past directors, board members and friends of the fair.

Please keep their families and friends in your prayers.

© 2020 by Boone County Fair Association

8847 IL-76, Belvidere IL 61008   815-544-2900,

Owned and operated by the Granges of Boone County, Illinois

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