Keck won’t run for re-election as Kane auditor

KANE COUNTY—William F. Keck announced he will not seek re-election to a sixth term as Kane County Auditor. Keck is one of the longest serving auditors in Kane County after being first elected in 1992.

Keck plans to retire at the end of his fifth term in 2012. Keck supervised the transition of the auditor’s office from accounting to internal audit. With staff assistance, Keck recommended improvements in operations and cost savings. He was president of the Illinois County Auditor Association and is the Continuing Education sponsor for the state of Illinois.