The Rockford Chamber of Commerce announced its Citizen of the Year during a dinner on Thursday.
The winner, Dan Loescher, is Principal of Loescher & Associates and serves on several boards in the Rockford area. He is also the chairman of Riverside Community Bank and will soon be board chairman of SwedishAmerican Health System. Loescher has also led campaigns for Crusader Community Health and the YMCA.
He was selected as the winner from a number of nominations submitted to the Chamber. Previous winners include Mike Robinson, Jim Keeling, Barb Berman, and Robert Funderburg.