Board | Junior Achievement of Central Illinois

JA of Central Illinois Executive Committee Members

Erica Kottabi — Chair
Principal, Financial Institutions
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
 
Troy Schmick — Vice Chair
Senior Funding Administrator
Caterpillar Inc.
 
Tim Nester — Treasurer
Chief Financial Officer
ELM Consulting
 
Brendan Kaar — Secretary
Director
RSM US Wealth Management
 
Sylvia Hasinger — Immediate Past Chair
Corporate Director - Human Resources
Advanced Technology Services
 
Jeff Bogdan — At Large
President & CEO
Federal Companies
 
Brian May — At Large
Managing Director, Industrial North America
Accenture
 

JA of Central Illinois Board of Directors

Joe Adams
Transportation Engineering Manager
Farnsworth Group
 
Adam Donahoe
Assurance Director
PricewaterhouseCoopers
 
Charlie Drier
Regional Vice President
Auto-Owners Insurance
 
Pam Craig
Illinois Retail Market Executive
Commerce Bank
 
Beth Crider
Regional Superintendent Peoria County
Peoria Regional Office of Education
 
Chris DuBois
Manager, Peoria HR
Komatsu
 
Debbie Furness
Lead Human Resources Manager
Caterpillar Inc.
 
Robyn Gordon
Human Resources Manager
Eaton Corporation
 
Kristina Galligan
Manager, Tax
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
 
Chris Hamilton
State Farm
 
Mark Geason
Vice President of Electronic Services
CEFCU
 
Laura Gleissner
Treasury Management Officer
PNC Financial Services Group
 
Amanda Haislip
Director, Innovation Management
RLI
 
Bill Martin
Learning Manager
State Farm
 
Eric Martin
Director of Operations
Advanced Technology Services
 
Daetta Jones
Director Division I
Ameren Illinois
 
Jason Killion
Managing Director
Accenture
 
Kimberly Remmert
 
Arnitria Shaw
Dean, College and Career Readiness
Illinois Central College
 
Betsy Larson
HR/Talent Manager
River City Construction
 
Jim Mathis
General Manager
Komatsu
 
Nicole Meyer
Senior Counsel
RLI
 
Andrew Ngui
Director, Office of Innovation and Startups
Greater Peoria Economic Development Council
 
Chris Ober
President & CEO
Morton Industries LLC
 
Amy Willard
People Advisory Services
EY
 

Junior Achievement of Central Illinois - McLean County Area Board

Barb Cotton
Member Center Manager, Business Development
CEFCU
 
Tamra Connor, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business Education
Illinois State University
 
Ken Fansler, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean, College of Education
Illinois State University
 
Chris Hamilton
Director
State Farm Bank
 
Matt Filarski
Senior Manager
Accenture
 
Ben Mitzelfelt
General Manager
PIP Printing and Marketing Services
 
Jancy LaFollette
Workforce Development & COMPACT Manager
McLean County Community COMPACT McLean County Chamber of Commerce
 
Lisa Matejka
Assistant Principal
Trinity Lutheran School
 
Larissa McIlvain
Associate Director, Foundation Relations and Events
Heartland Community College
 
Chris Thoennes
Vice President, Commercial Lending
Illinois National Bank
 

Junior Achievement of Central Illinois - Morton Area Board

Leigh-Ann Brown
CEO & Executive Director
Morton Economic Development Council Morton Chamber of Commerce
 
Derek Grimm
Grimm's Inc.
 
Julia Kindred
HR Global Recruiting Excellence Team, Human Resources
Caterpillar, Inc.
 
Erica Kottabi
Principal, Financial Institutions
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
 
Kirk Schick
Educator, Math, 7th Grade
Morton Junior High School
 
Clay Unes
Morton Community Bank
 
Scott Mousty
Caterpillar Inc.
 

JA Young Professionals Board

Roy Beckham
Business Consultant
New Movement Consulting & Business Services
 
Austin Blessman
Senior Tax Consultant
CliftonLarsonAllen
 
Miles Colwell
Portfolio Manager, AVP
Commerce Bank
 
Matt Dylewski
 
Betsy Larson — Chair
HR/ Talent Manager
River City Construction
 
Adam Lofgren
Senior Mortgage Banker, Lofgren Lending Group
Flat Branch Home Loans
 
Danielle Shanine — Secretary
Reman Business Resources
Caterpillar Inc.
 
Landon Roemersberger
Manager, Direct Tax
Maui Jim Sunglasses
 
Tye Smith
Recruiter
Caterpillar Inc.
 
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