John P. Zediker was appointed to the Metra Board of Directors in 2013 by the Chairman of the DuPage County Board.
Mr. Zediker is currently partner and chief operating officer of Ruettiger, Tonelli & Associates, Inc., a design firm with emphasis in civil engineering, planning, surveying and GIS. Mr. Zediker is a licensed real estate broker and holds certification from the American Institute of Certified Planners.
Mr. Zediker brings to the Metra Board executive experience in both the public and private sectors, having worked as the Director of Transportation, Engineering and Development for the City of Naperville and as president of Moser Enterprises, Inc. He has extensive experience in land acquisition, development, construction oversight and strategic planning.
In addition, Mr. Zediker represented the residents of Aurora, Naperville and Lisle as a commissioner on the DuPage County Board from 2009 to 2012. He has also served as a director of the Choose DuPage Economic Development Agency and as a member of the City of Naperville’s Transportation Management Advisory Committee. He currently serves on the North Central College Board of Trustees Associates and as a director of the Naperville Development Partnership.
Mr. Zediker holds an M.B.A from the University of St. Francis and a Master of Science, Urban and Economic Geography from Northern Illinois University. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Carroll College.
He is involved in numerous charitable and service organizations, including the Naperville Sunrise Rotary, Naperville Heritage Society and the Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry.
Mr. Zediker resides with his family in Naperville, Ill.