City of Galena

Cindy Tegtmeyer (She/Hers)

Alderperson Ward I

Cindy Tegtmeyer (She/Hers)


Phone: 773.259.3234


603 S. Dodge Street
Galena, Illinois 61036

Term End

May 2027


Cindy Tegtmeyer is California born and grew up in various towns across the Midwest. After graduating from Millikin University with a BFA in Acting she lived in Chicago for 20 years working as a theater professional. 

In July 2021, Cindy transitioned out of her 11-year career as Director of Global Executive Accounts for a communications skills company, to devote her energy to all things local. She is owner/instructor at Awake4Yoga, teaching yoga classes in the Galena community for ages 1-101, heavily involved in the local performing arts scene and the Committee Chairperson of JDLF Gives, the non-profit arm of Jo Daviess Local Foods.

Cindy moved to Galena with her husband, P.T. Murphy, their son, Macklan, and sweet dog Coco Bean in early 2013. She loves taking daily walks around town and sharing her sunrise photos.

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