Board of Directors & Staff


    Chris Setti Greater Peoria Economic Development Council Chair
    Don Forrest Farnsworth Group Immediate Past Chair
    Lea Anne Miller State Farm Vice Chair
    Andrew Ryon Gordon, Stockman & Waugh P.C. Treasurer
    Anne Fox Retired - American Red Cross Secretary


    Dr. Meenakshy Aiyer University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria (UICOMP)
    Ryan Beasley Caterpillar, Inc.
    Dr. Songo Dede DSM-H LLC
    Ron Givens GIVSCO Construction Co. and JM Industrial Supply, Inc
    Joshua Gunn Peoria Area Chamber of Commerce
    Matt Gross Bread for the World
    Becky Mills Heartland Bank and Trust Company
    Shauna Musselman Peoria County
    Stacy Peterson City of Peoria
    Michelle Sanders Illinois Public Health Association
    Julie Schifeling Easterseals Central Illinois
    Tammy Waterworth PNC
    Arthur Welch Retired - Peoria Citizens Committee for Economic Opportunity (PCCEO)
    David B. Wiest Hasselberg Grebe Snodgrass Urban & Wentworth
    Tammy Woods-Duvendack OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center

Foundation Staff

    Mark Roberts Chief Executive Officer
    Michelle Cecil Financial Manager
    Sarah Fletcher Director of Grants and Community Initiatives
    Andrea Ingwersen Director of Communications
    Jeanette Wilson Office Manager