Privacy Statement

This is the web site of Illinois Sports Turf Managers Association. ILSTMA respects the privacy of its members and other visitors to its Web site. In summary, ILSTMA does not collect any information through the Web site without the knowledge and consent of the user. In addition, all personal information collected through the site is provided on a voluntary basis by the user through a visible means of data entry. As part of this privacy pledge, the following provides a more detailed explanation of how the information provided to us is used and displayed on


Illinois Sports Turf Managers Association (ILSTMA) provides this Privacy Policy to outline how we collect, use, share, and process information collected through this website.

What information is collected?

When you visit, personal identifiable information is not collected without your knowledge. Anonymous information is collected, such as time and length of your visit, the pages visited, the referral site, and name of your internet service provider and browser. This information is used to measure site activity and develop improvements to our website and your user experience.

There are also several opportunities for members and website visitors to provide non-sensitive personal information in order to build a relationship with ILSTMA. This information may be collected through forms, surveys, meeting registrations, and purchases. If you choose to share any personal information, we may store and use it for marketing purposes, which may include sharing it with other business partners. ILSTMA will not sell your personal information. If you wish to be removed from our contact database, please submit your request using our Contact Form.

How is your information protected?

ILSTMA employs various methods to protect your personal information. Submitted information is transferred using industry standard encryption. ILSTMA leadership and other designated administrative users have access to your personal information for the purpose of managing the organization. Financial information, including credit card numbers, is collected and transferred, but not stored within the website.

Do we use cookies?

The ILSTMA website uses cookies, small files saved to your web browser, in order to improve your user experience. Cookies can be disabled within your browser. Cookies may be used to measure website activity and to customize the website to your preferences. When you return to, information can be tailored to improve your user experience.

Third-Party Links

ILSTMA may reference or refer you to other websites. Please review each third-party website for their individual privacy policies. ILSTMA cannot take responsibility for how third-party websites collect and use activity and personal information.

Terms of Use

Please view our Terms of Use for this website.


By using this website, you consent to ILSTMA's privacy policy.

This policy was last modified on 05/05/2020