Illinois Propane Education & Research Council Leadership Roster

IPERC consists of 4 representatives from the gas and oil producer industry, 6 retail propane marketers, and 2 public members. The 12 council members meet quarterly, on the first Tuesday of the first week of each calendar year quarter. If that day is a legal holiday, the meeting is rescheduled. For a more in-depth view of the Council see Article III, By-laws of the IPERC. If you have questions regarding funding or any aspect of IPERC, call 1.800.727.6207.

Retail Marketers

  • Chuck Updike, Chair
    Jerseyville Gas Service, Inc.
    613 Maple Street
    Jerseyville, IL 62052
    618.498.2193
    [email protected] 
  • Phil Thompson, Secretary
    Thompson's Gas, Inc.
    1431 North Illinois Street
    Swansea, IL 62226
    618.233.6541
    [email protected] 
  • Stan Rull 
    Rull Bros. Propane  
    P.O. Box R
    Bunker Hill, IL 62014
    618.585.4409
    [email protected] 
  • OPEN RETAIL MARKETER SEAT 
    Please contact Kathy Richardson at [email protected] if interested 
  • OPEN RETAIL MARKETER SEAT
    Please contact Kathy Richardson at [email protected] if interested

Producer Members


Public Members