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JA of Central Illinois Executive Committee Members

Sylvia Hasinger — Chair
Corporate Director - Human Resources
Erica Kottabi — Vice Chair
Managing Director, Assurance
PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLC
Gary Jackson — Treasurer
Executive Vice President/Market President
Busey Bank
Troy Schmick — Secretary
Caterpillar Inc.
Jeff Bogdan — Immediate Past Chair
President & CEO
Federal Companies
Brian May — At Large

JA of Central Illinois Board of Directors

Isaac Aldrich
Business Operations Manager
G&D Integrated
Paige Blumenshine
Jeremy Caldera
Chief Executive Officer
IAS Technology
Beth Crider
Regional Superintendent Peoria County
Peoria Regional Office of Education
Drew Faries
Management Consulting,RSM US LLP
Debbie Furness
Lead Human Resource Manager
Caterpillar Inc.
Kristina Galligan
Manager, Tax
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
Mark Geason
Chris Hamilton
State Farm Bank
Daetta Jones
Director Division I
Ameren Illinois
Adam Lofgren
Assistant Vice President
Illinois National Bank
Kristin Lund -Mathers
PALS & Shur Wellness
Eric Martin
Director of Operations
Tyler Martin
Human Resources Manager
Eaton Corporation
Jim Mathis
General Manager
Ryan Miller
Vice President
Illinois Middle Market, Commercial Banking, Chase Bank
Wendy Mitchell
Vice President of Operations
OSF Healthcare Foundation
William (J) Phillips
Senior VP
Commerce Bank
Mark Schatsiek
Superintendent of Production Scheduling and Logistics
Arnitria Shaw
TRiO Student Support Services at Illinois Central College
Amy Willard
People Advisory Services

Junior Achievement of Central Illinois - Logan County Area Board

Brandon Crane
Regions Bank
Seth Goodman
ME Realty
Debbie Prater
State Farm

Junior Achievement of Central Illinois - McLean County Area Board

Tyler Carlson
Vice President, Commercial Banking
Commerce Bank
Chris Hamilton
State Farm Bank
Steve Meulemans
State Farm
Ben Mitzelfelt
PIP Printing and Marketing Services
Jeana Pietrus
Management Consulting
Chris Thoennes
Vice President, Commercial Lending
Illinois National Bank

Junior Achievement of Central Illinois - Morton Area Board

Isaac Aldrich
Executive Vice President - Contract Logistics
G&D Integrated
Leigh-Ann Brown
CEO & Executive Director
Morton Economic Development Council Morton Chamber of Commerce
Derek Grimm
Grimm's Inc.
Linc Hobson
Home Instead / Circuit Clerk, Tazewell County
Julia Kindred
Caterpillar, Inc.
Erica Kottabi
Managing Director
Assurance, PwC
Jeff Schieferle Uhlenbrock
Morton Community Bank
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