Dean Hardt currently serves as Treasurer for the City of Belleville. He has lived in the Belleville area over 26 years and is proud to serve the residents of Belleville in this capacity. Dean believes in community involvement through his membership of the Rotary Club of St. Clair County (West) where he served as President for the 2008-2009 term, the board of directors and the Rotary Club of St. Clair County (West) Foundation board that oversees the annual charity budget and distribution of annual scholarships to local area high school students. He also volunteers for the Greater Belleville Chamber of Commerce where he serves on multiple committees and has served on its board of directors. Dean understands the importance of cohesive government and works hard with the city leaders of Belleville to improve services to the residents through technology. Dean has been a member of the Illinois Municipal Treasurers Association since 2013 and was elected to the Board of Directors in 2015. He has received the IMTA Certified Illinois Municipal Treasurer accreditation in 2016 and was installed as its president on June 25th for the 2018-2019 term. He is married to Jennifer for the past 10 years and has three daughters and a son.