Media Contacts

The news media may submit inquiries to Ameren Illinois by contacting our media 
team directly.

On weekdays, during regular business hours (8 a.m. - 5 p.m.), call:

Stacey Shangraw – Ameren Illinois North
LaSalle/Peru – Galesburg – Peoria – Bloomington/Normal - Quincy
Phone: 309.677.5073 Email: 

Marcelyn Love – Ameren Illinois Central
Quincy – Springfield – Decatur – Champaign – Effingham/Mattoon
Phone: 217.535.5116 Email:

Brian Bretsch – Ameren Illinois South
Metro East – Mt. Vernon – Marion/Carbondale
Phone: 618.343.8087 Email:

If you require assistance determining the appropriate media contact for your inquiry, please email

To reach a member of the media relations team on weekdays from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 a.m., and on weekends and holidays, leave a message on the After-Hours Media Line, 309.863.5040.

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