Andrew "Dewey" Detmers
Andrew "Dewey" Detmers was appointed to the Village Board in September 2018. Dewey and his wife, Abigail (GHS Class of 2002), were married in 2007. Parents to four beautiful children (Emerson, Arden, Carrick, and Wyatt), Dewey and Abby are proud to call Chatham their home.
Dewey is the Director of Revenue Assurance at Windstream Communications and has worked in the Telecommunications industry since graduating from Illinois College (Business) in 2005. He later received his Masters in Business Administration and certificate in Business Process Management from the University of Illinois at Springfield in 2011.
A proud member of the Chatham Jaycees, Dewey has served in various board roles including Chapter President in 2015. He also served on the Chatham Public Properties & Recreation Commission, Village Planning Commission, and board of the Chatham Area Chamber of Commerce. He is currently a Den Leader for Cub Scout Pack 79.
Dewey believes that Chatham is a wonderful place to raise a family and intends to ensure that remains the case. He hopes to bring the community together through increased communication, compassion, and thoughtful evaluation of Village business. Dewey believes hard work and a willingness to serve are important values to uphold as well as instill in the younger generation.