Meet Our Board of Directors
The Greater Peoria Economic Development Council is governed by a volunteer, elected Board of Directors. The Board is representative of the region’s economic interests and includes public and private sector leadership. Our current board is made up of 37 members and led by an Executive Board and four Officers. Each board member serves a term of 3 years.
Aaron Kilgore, State Farm Insurance
Amelia Boyd, UnityPoint Health
Andrew Rand, Advanced Medical Transport / Peoria County
Andrew Honegger, Morton Community Bank
Beth Crider, Peoria County ROE
Bill Blessman, Mason County
Brian Olson, i3 Broadband
Brian Ray, PNC Bank
Christell Frausto-Dossa, Greater Peoria Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Chuck Nagel, Woodford County
Clint Drury, West Central IL Building Construction Trades Council
Clint Heinold, CORE Construction
Danette Swank, Philippi-Hagenbuch, Inc.
David Zimmerman, Tazewell County
Don Forrest, Farnsworth Group, Inc.
Don Johnson, Goodwill Industries of Central Illinois Inc.
Emily Davenport, Logan County
Eric Larson, Illinois American Water
Eric Whitfield, Ameren Illinois
Gary Manier, City of Washington
Henry Vicary, Caterpillar Inc.
J.W. Price, City of El Paso
Jamel Santa Cruze Wright, Eureka College
James Foley, Bradley University
Jennifer Zammuto, Heart of Illinois United Way
Jim Mathis, Komatsu
Leanne Skuse, River City Construction
Mark Luft, City of Pekin
Matt Mamer, CEFCU
Mike Phelan, Village of Peoria Heights
Quintin Smith, Integrated Project Solutions
Reuben Cummings, Nerevu Group
Rick Swan, East Peoria Chamber of Commerce
Rita Ali, City of Peoria
Ryan Spain, OSF Healthcare
Sheila Quirk-Bailey, Illinois Central College
Songo Dede, DSM-H Consulting