Village Manager George R. Van Geem has resigned the position, effective December 7.
Van Geem has served the village for 20 years, including 13 as the treasurer and finance director.
Van Geem said he is leaving to take a new job he was offered as finance director for the Village of Skokie beginning Monday, December 10.
In an email to village employees and officials Tuesday, Van Geem said, “Well, the time has come. I’ve submitted by resignation as the Village Manager of Niles. “We’ve accomplished a lot in my 20 years here, and I know the village will remain strong and proud long after I’m gone. Many thanks for all your assistance and support through the years.”