Now Algonquin Township Clerk Karen Lukasik worked for former Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Bob Miller as a bus driver from the November, 2016, until March, 2017, about two months before Miller’s term expired.Hired just three months before the February, 2017, and GOP Primary Election when she won the Clerk nomination and Andrew Gasser beat our her running mate and boss for the Highway Commissioner slot.
In all, she earned $933.75.
Of that amount, $250 was for miscellaneous income, which she received two weeks before Christmas and six weeks before the primary election.
When interviewed by the Northwest Herald, Lukasik she said she got the $250 bus driving bonus for going “above and beyond” what was expected.
“Anytime the bus drivers wold do extra, Bob would pay extra,” she is quote in the NWH article.
The intermediary in receiving the bonuses was Miller’s wife Anna May, who served as his administrative assistant.