Board of Directors




  • Harold BardoRetired Director Medical/Dental Education Preparatory Program (MEDPREP)
    Southern Illinois University
    Carbondale, IL
  • John G. BenitezMedical Director Emergency Preparedness
    Tennessee Department of Health
    Nashville, TN
  • Barbara BlacklockManaging Director-Investments
    Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC
    Carbondale, IL
  • Robert C. BleyerPresident, CEO, CFO
    The Bank of Carbondale
    Carbondale, IL
  • Kathryn BohnPhysician/Owner
    The Vein Specialists, LLC
    Bloomington, IL
  • Marcia BullardRetired CEO, Editor & President
    Washington, D.C.
  • Brad ColwellInterim Chancellor
    Southern Illinois University
    Carbondale, IL
  • Diane CompardoPrincipal
    The Compardo Team
    Moneta Group
    St. Louis, MO
  • Greg N. CookPresident
    Cook Portable Warehouse
    Anna, IL
  • Clarence CoppingBoeing 777 Captain and Line Check Airman
    United Airlines
    St. Charles, IL
  • Randy DanielsManaging Director
    Pickwick Capital Partners, LLC
    New York, NY
  • G. David DelaneyRetired Executive Vice President and COO
    Northbrook, IL
  • Randy Dunn President
    Southern Illinois University
    Carbondale, IL 62901
  • Stephen GoepfertRetired Vice President-Internal Audit (chief auditor)
    United Airlines
    Chicago, IL
  • Ray GriffithPresident and CEO
    Follett Corporation
    Westchester, IL
  • Edward HamiltonIndependent Investor
    Charlotte, NC
  • William HartmannRetired Financial Consultant and Vice President
    Hilliard Lyons
    Anna, IL
  • Larry JonesFounder and President
    Primary Care Group
    Harrisburg, IL
  • Dan KorteCEO
    LMI Aerospace, Inc.
    St. Charles, MO
  • Howard Lo CEO and Chief Software Engineer
    Master Soft/Visit View
    Chicago, IL
  • Camelle LoganPresident & CEO
    Teaming Solution
    Roswell, GA
  • William Lymangood, Jr.Executive Director and Wealth Advisor
    Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
    Lisle, IL
  • Donna ManeringSIU Board of Trustees
    Southern Illinois University
    Carbondale, IL
  • Willaim J. “Bill” McGraw Retired Stock Yards Packaging
    Chicago, IL
  • Larry MieldezisSIU Alumni Association Board Designate
    Chief Operating Officer Liaison Technologies
    Alpharetta, GA
  • Michael R. Peters Pilot and Entrepreneur
    Aviation Interviews, LLC
    Middleton, WI
  • Connie M. Price-Smith Head Coach
    University of Mississippi
    Oxford, MS
  • Adaire PutnamPresident
    Putnam Communications
    Douglas, MI
    • Joel Samburksy SIU Board of Trustees Alternate
      Southern Illinois University
      Carbondale, IL
    • Matthew SolversonDirector, Marketing and Business Development Medium Caliber
      Ammunition Programs
      General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems
      Carbondale, IL


      • Michael CarrJackson County State’s Attorney
        Jackson County
        Murphysboro, IL
      • Paul ContiRetired, Chief Assets Officer
        Vericlaim, Inc.
        Glen Ellyn, IL
      • Larry DeJarnettRetired, Managing Director
        The LAMAR Group
        Palm Desert, CA
    • Roger GrayRetired, Bank President
      Central Bank of Marion
      Cobden, IL
    • Kenneth J. HullRetired, Chairman and CEO
      Follett Corporation
      Downers Grove, IL, IL
    • F. Lynn McPheetersRetired, VP and CFO
      Caterpillar, Inc.
      Nashville, TN
    • Mary Kay Moore Retired Chief Executive Officer
      Neuro Restorative
      Carbondale, IL
    • Pamela Pfeffer Community Leader
      Nashville, TN
    • Marsha Ryan Retired Physician/Surgeon
      Carbondale, IL