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PRESIDENT

Rashid

Susan Rashid
Owner
SWR LLC
Evanston, Illinois

PRESIDENT-ELECT

Delaney

G. David Delaney
Retired Executive Vice President and COO
PotashCorp
Northbrook, Illinois

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

Tedrick

Roger B. Tedrick
Owner
Tedrick Insurance Agency
Mount Vernon, Illinois

MEMBERS

Bardo

Harold Bardo
Retired Director
SIU Medical/Dental Education Preparatory Program (MEDPREP)
Carbondale, Illinois

Barry D. Batson, Jr.
Owner, BDB JR. LLC
Captain, United Airles
Chicago

Benitez

John G. Benitez
Medical Director
Tennessee Department of Health Emergency Preparedness
Nashville, Tennessee

robert c. bleyer

Robert C. Bleyer
President, CEO, CFO
The Bank of Carbondale
Carbondale, Illinois

Bohn

Kathryn Bohn
Physician/Owner
The Vein Specialists LLC
Bloomington, Illinois

Bullard

Marcia Bullard
Retired CEO, Editor and President
USA Weekend
Washington

Compardo

Diane Compardo
Principal
The Compardo Team, Moneta Group
St. Louis

Copping

Clarence Copping
Boeing 777 Captain and Line Check Airman
United Airlines
St. Charles, Illinois

Oyd J. Craddock
President
DYO Management, Inc
Smyrna, Georgia

Daniels

Randy Daniels
Managing Director
Pickwick Capital Partners LLC
New York

Randy Dunn

Randy Dunn
President
Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, Illinois

Goepfert

Stephen Goepfert
Retired Vice President-Internal Audit (chief auditor)
United Airlines
Chicago

Griffith

Ray Griffith
President and CEO
Follett Corp.
Westchester, Illinois

Hamilton

Edward Hamilton
Independent Investor
Charlotte, North Carolina

Korte

Dan Korte
CEO
LMI Aerospace Inc.
St. Charles, Missouri

howard lo

Howard Lo
CEO and Chief Software Engineer
Master Soft/Visit View
Chicago

Logan

Camelle Logan
President and CEO
Teaming Solution
Roswell, Georgia

William J. Bill McGraw

Willaim J. “Bill” McGraw
Retired
Stock Yards Packaging 
Chicago

Carlo Montemagno

Carlo Montemagno
Chancellor
Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, Illinois

Michael Peters

Michael R. Peters
Pilot and Entrepreneur
Aviation Interviews LLC
Middleton, Wisconsin

Connie Price-Smith

Connie M. Price-Smith
Head Coach
University of Mississippi
Oxford, Mississippi

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Adaire Putnam
President
Putnam Communications
Douglas, Michigan

Randy Ragan

Randy A. Ragan, CPA
Partner
RSM US LLP
Springfield, Illinois

Ryan

Marsha Ryan
SIU Board of Trustees
Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, Illinois

Joel Sambursky

Joel Samburksy
SIU Board of Trustees Alternate
Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, Illinois

Solverson

Matthew Solverson
Director, Marketing and Business Development Medium-Caliber Ammunition Programs
General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems
Carbondale, Illinois

Steven A. Tedesco
President and CEO
Running Foxes Petroleum Inc.
Centennial, Colorado

Gregory W. Webb
Vice President – State Government Relations
Archer Daniels Midland Company
Chicago

Rick Wysocki

Rick Wysocki
Owner
Language Services LLC
Orland Park, Illinois

EMERITUS

Carr

Michael Carr
Jackson County State’s Attorney
Jackson County
Murphysboro, Illinois

Conti

Paul Conti
Retired, Chief Assets Officer
Vericlaim Inc.
Glen Ellyn, Illinois

Dejarnett

Larry DeJarnett
Retired Managing Director
The LAMAR Group
Palm Desert, California

Gildersleeve

Jim Gildersleeve
President
Gildersleeve Fertilizer Co.
Hudson, Illinois

Gray

Roger Gray
Retired Bank President
Central Bank of Marion
Cobden, Illinois

Hull

Kenneth J. Hull
Retired Chairman and CEO
Follett Corp.
Downers Grove, Illinois

F. Lynn McPheeters

F. Lynn McPheeters
Retired VP and CFO
Caterpillar Inc.
Nashville, Tennessee

Mary Kay Moore

Mary Kay Moore
Retired CEO
Neuro Restorative
Carbondale, Illinois

Pfeffer

Pamela Pfeffer
Community Leader
Nashville, Tennessee

Ryan

Marsha Ryan
Retired Physician/Surgeon
Carbondale, Illinois

Howard Spiegel

Howard Spiegel
Account Manager
Arrow Electronics Inc.
Itasca, Illinois