New Chief Probation Office of the Second Judicial Circuit

Chief Judge Tom Tedeschi of the Second Judicial Circuit of Illinois is pleased to announce that Brian D. Keck of Cisne, Illinois, has been hired to serve as the Chief Probation Officer of the Second Probation Division of the Second Judicial Circuit of Illinois.  CPO Keck will be repsonsible for the administration of probation and court services for the Second Probation Division, which includes the Counties of Jefferson, Wayne, Richland, and Edwards in the Second Judicial Circuit.

CPO Keck is a graduate of SIU-E, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in August 2000.  CPO Keck has previously served as a probation officer in Wayne County, Illinois since August 2004.  Chief Judge Tedeschi states, "Brian has been an outstanding probation officer in the Second Circuit for many years.  He is a hard-working individual and also has been extremely dedicated to the service of others.  His community involvement outside the probation office illustrates his commitment to others.  These qualities will be beneficial to the Second Circuit."