City of Prospect Heights, Illinois (North Cook)

City of Prospect Heights, Illinois (North Cook)

William Balling was selected to serve as the Interim City Administrator for Prospect Heights.  WRB.LLC was called in at a time when the City had experienced multiple vacancies in the City Administrator position in 2014 as well as a vacancy in the Assistant to the Administrator position. In addition to an organizational assessment, it was important that the City agenda be advanced utilizing contemporary operating strategies and to restore the...

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Interim Management Services – For Cities Who Cannot Afford To Take Any Time Off

Interim Management Services – For Cities Who Cannot Afford To Take Any Time Off

Management vacancies can be very stressful for even the most progressive unit of local government. The loss of a City Manager or Department Head can be a major setback to performance and policy advancement. WRB,LLC Management Services has designed a team based Interim Management Program which will transform a vacancy from a point of little activity to a unique opportunity for municipal operational growth and progress.   Bill Balling,...

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Village of Clarendon Hills, Illinois

Village of Clarendon Hills, Illinois

William  Balling, WRB,LLC Managing Director, served as Interim Village Manager and conducted a department assessment. WRB,LLC, following the departure of its long serving Village Manager was engaged to conduct a Village wide operational assessment seeking to identify operational alternatives and strategies to improve overall efficiency. The assignment was conducted when William Balling also served as Interim Village Manager until a permanent...

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City of Highwood, Illinois

City of Highwood, Illinois

William Balling led a three person Consultant Team to provide Interim City Administrator service, conduct a City wide assessment and restructure the government of the City of Highwood from a Strong Mayor form of government to a Council/Manager form of government. This restructuring by City Ordinance was designed to meet the guidelines established by the International City and County Management Association (ICMA) and subsequently was formally...

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