Foundation Board of Directors


  • Ann P. Baughan,

    Retired Vice President, Operations, State Farm Insurance Companies
  • Eric E. Burwell,
    Vice Chair

    Principal, Burwell Management Co.
  • James A. Knecht,

    Judge, 4th District
    Appellate Court
  • Robert W. Rush,

    Retired Executive Vice President, COUNTRY
    Trust Bank






  • Greg Ayers
    President, Discover Kalamazoo
  • Jeri Beggs
    Faculty Representative, Illinois State University
  • Kurt F. Bock
    CEO, COUNTRY Financial
  • Dr. Kathryn S. Bohn
    Physician, The Vein Specialists
  • David L. Brown
    Attorney, Hansen, McClintock and Riley
  • Christine Bruckner
    Administrative Professional Council Representative, Illinois State University
  • Shari Buckellew
    Executive Director of Business Operations, St. John’s Lutheran Church
  • Marc B. Bulandr
    Software Client Leader, IBM
  • P. Douglas Collins
    Alumnus, Illinois State University
  • Shayla Dennis
    Civil Service Council Representative, Illinois State University
  • Larry Dietz
    President, Illinois State University
  • Robert Dobski
    Co-Owner/Operator for McDonalds Corp., McLean County
    & Board of Trustees Representative, Illinois State University
  • William T. England
    Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Gary R. Gemberling
    CPA, Gemberling and Associates
  • Kenneth Glover, Sr.
    Retired President, ExxonMobil
  • Ben Hart
    Executive Vice President of Administration, Heritage Enterprises
  • Thomas N. Jacob
    Attorney, Thomas N. Jacob & Associates
  • Dan Kelley
    Retired President, GROWMARK

  • Joseph J. Loss
    Managing Partner, Loss & Pavone
  • Donald F. McHenry
    Distinguished Professor, Georgetown University
  • Mary Lou Mercier
    Honorary member
  • James R. Mounier
    Senior Vice President Investment and Wealth Management,
    Merrill Lynch

  • Jack W. North
    Retired Senior Executive Vice President, State Farm
  • Thomas R. Reedy
    Senior Managing Director, Dillon Kane Group LLC
  • John P. Rigas
    President, Microsystems
  • Kaci Rollings
    Alumni Association Board Representative, Illinois State University
  • Maya B. Shenoy
    Alumna, Illinois State University
  • Carl B. Sneed
    Retired Vice President / Chief Lending Officer, Residential Loans State
    Farm Bank
  • Pat Vickerman
    Vice President for University Advancement
    , Illinois State University
  • Derek C. Vogler
    Vice President of Investment, COUNTRY Trust Bank
  • Dave Wampler
    President, Bloomington-Normal Community Bank
  • Mary Ann Webb
    Partner and CPA, Sulaski & Webb
  • Larry C. Williams
    Agent, State Farm Insurance Companies


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