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Frank Butterfield


Frank Butterfield is the Chief Operating Officer at Landmarks Illinois. He joined the Landmarks Illinois staff in 2013, first as Springfield Office Director before taking over as Chief Operating Officer (COO) in 2021. As COO, Frank oversees Landmarks Illinois’s day-to-day operations statewide, is responsible for the organization’s sound financial management, and ensures it is hitting its strategic goals. Prior to joining Landmarks Illinois, he worked as director/field officer for the National Trust for Historic Preservation in the Wisconsin Field Office and held positions with the Roger Brown Study Collection and DePaul University in Chicago. Frank has a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Boston College and a Master of Science in Historic Preservation from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.