(60 ILCS 1/115-70)
The board may employ and fix the
compensation of an executive officer who shall be responsible to the board for
the carrying out of its policies. The executive officer shall have the power,
subject to the approval of the board, to employ and fix the compensation of
assistants and employees the board considers necessary for carrying out the
purposes and provisions of this Article.
(Source: P.A. 79-472; 88-62.)