Volunteers support the Heart of Illinois United Way by coordinating workplace campaigns, serving in GENeration United and Youth United, serving on grant review panels, helping with labor events or overseeing marketing and finance.

Community Impact Fund Volunteers

Each year, Community Impact Fund volunteers, with more than 500 years of combined experience, spend more than 5,000 hours determining grant funding for the local health and human care programs and initiatives funded by the Heart of Illinois United Way.

Solution Council

Kylene M. Anthony, Chair
Caterpillar

Anne M. Bowman
Carle Health

Erik Christian, Past-Chair
HR Fit, LLC

Monica Hendrickson
Peoria City/County Health Department

Dr. Jon C. Neidy
Illinois Central College

Sid P. Ruckriegel
SERVUS, Inc.

Karen Stecher
SourceAmerica

Andrea Tortora
Turtledove Communications

Impact Area Volunteers

Ken Anderson
CEFCU

Kevin J. Anderson
PNC

Anthony Beiermann
First Mid Bank & Trust

Rick D. Bentley
CEFCU

Brian P. Budzynski
Caterpillar

Amy G. Ciota
Caterpillar

Connie L. Colvin
Community Volunteer

Jason Crowder
First Mid Bank & Trust

Jill R. Dodaro
Carle Health

Molly Drenckpohl
Bradley University

Amber Fernandes
Carle Health

Paul E. Flynn
IBEW Local #34

Bradley S. Foster
Caterpillar

Crystal K. Garrett
Caterpillar

Christy Haeffele
Carle Health

Glen Harris
Caterpillar

Nicholas K. Herzel
Pearl Companies

Elizabeth A. Hills
Carle Health

Hope M. Jamroz
Illinois Mutual

Erika C. Kempf
Caterpillar

Alan Kenworthy
Caterpillar

Chad Kirkenmeier
Commerce Bank

Cliff Laine
Benjamin F. Edwards & Co.

Yvonne Long
Hawk-Attollo LLC

Meghan Lundeen
Caterpillar

Beth A. Martin
Illinois Mutual

Terra McVey
Caterpillar

Steve Montez
Community Volunteer

Erick Mueller
The F&M Bank

Julie A. Noel
Davis & Campbell LLC

Stacy Peterson
City of Peoria

Richard L. Riggins
The F&M Bank

Deborah L. Roethler
Advanced Medical
Transport of Central Illinois

Steven A. Rolinitis
Caterpillar

Nikki Romain
ART Inc.

Heather J. Russo
Illinois Mutual

Thomas D. Schlink
The F&M Bank

Sally P. Snyder
PNC

Kathleen Taylor
RLI

Janelle A. Trier
OSF HealthCare

Donna S. Varda
DSMH Consulting

Jennifer Weaver
RSM US LLP

Emily H. Wilburn
Illinois Mutual

Cara Wood
Bradley University