The Council - Advisory Board

Members of The Council assist the board of directors, president and CEO, and staff of the Community Foundation for the Land of Lincoln in fulfilling the Foundation's mission in the community.

Michael A. Aiello     

R.W. Troxell & Co.

J. Michael Barker

Chairman of the Board,
Springfield Electric Supply Company

Tricia Nelson Becker

Community Volunteer

Harry J. Berman

Professor Emeritus,
University of Illinois Springfield

Carolyn A. Blackwell

Retired Educator

Arthur H. “Hy” Bunn

President and CEO,
Bunn-O-Matic Corporation

Patricia Clarke

First National Bank of Raymond

Robert Colantino, D.D.S.

Retired Dentist

G. Virginia Conlee

Community Volunteer

Janet S. Costello

Hospice Spiritual Outreach Coordinator,
Memorial Home Services

Kevin W. Crumly

Troxell Financial Advisors

Kate Dunne

Community Volunteer

John P. Eck

Eck, Schafer & Punke LLP

Butch Elzea

Quincy Automotive Supply Co. (retired)

Susan S. Fairfield

Community Volunteer

Jane Ford

Community Volunteer

Katherine S. Germeraad

Community Volunteer

Larry J. Johnson


Douglas E. King

Community Volunteer

Mary F. Loken, Ph.D.

Educational Consultant,
Regional Office of Education

Thomas L. Martin

Martin Agricultural Enterprises, LLC

Saul J. Morse

Brown, Hay & Stephens, LLP

Sergio “Satch” Pecori

Chairman & CEO,
Hanson Professional Service, Inc.

Karen H. Pletsch

Hanson Information Systems, Inc.

Polly Poskin

Community Volunteer

Tom Ryder

W. Thomas Ryder Ltd.

Bernie Schoenburg

Retired Journalist,
State Journal-Register

Melissa Skinner-Liberman

Community Volunteer

John C. Slayton

Vice President,
U.S. Bank

Debra Nickelson Smith

Community Volunteer

Bruce Sommer

Bluestem Ventures
Lecturer & Executive-in-Residence, UIS Center for Entrepreneurship

Judith G. Stephens

Community Volunteer

David Steward, M.D.

Assoc. Dean for Community Health & Service
Professor of Internal Medicine SIU School of Medicine

Lisa W. Stone

Community Volunteer

Roseanne Stone

Community Volunteer

Martha S. Sumner

Community Volunteer

Bruce E. Thompson

Tax Partner,
Sikich LLP

Richard C. Walden

Richard C. Walden, CPA

Todd Wise

President and Chief Operating Officer,
United Community Bank