Board of Directors

Ellingsworth Webb   Board Chair

  • Assistant Property Manager, Eden’s Garden Apartments

Joe Gastinger Vice Chair

  • Pastor, First Cong. United Church of Christ

Travis Thompson Secretary/Treasurer

  • Credit Analyst, First National Bank

Lesly Wicks 

  • Executive Director, Hope Haven

Evan King 

  • Associate Attorney, The Law Office of Riley N. Oncken
Dr. Randi Napientek
  • Associate Director, Student-Athlete Academic Support Services

Anne Marie Edwards

  • Acting Director, NIU Center for Black Studies

Johnna B. Jennings

  • Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development
    University of Illinois Extension – Boone, DeKalb & Ogle Counties

Menelek Shah

  • Police Officer, Northern Illinois University

Brianna Hook

  • Wealth Management, First National Bank
If you are interested in serving on the Board of Directors, please contact Diana Hulst at 815-748-2010.