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Community Leaders

Emory Griffin, Glen Ellyn

James Dunwoody Hardee, Jr., Wilmette


Suzanne and David Arch, Oak Brook

Martha Atherton, Palatine

Stacey and Dennis Barsema, Barrington

Warren Beach, Barrington

Julie Beringer and Bob Jermon, Western Springs

Jim and Maryellen Betke, Oak Park

Stella and Terry Boyle, Evanston

Doris Christopher, Hinsdale

Adam Code, Chicago

Andy and Susan Code, Chicago

David Code, Chicago

George and Melodee Cook, West Dundee

James and Donna Cook, Hinsdale

Cathleen Costello, Winnetka

Vicky Curtiss and Kent Organ, Chicago

Roger and Julie Davis, Chicago

Nancy J. Dehmlow, Wilmette

David and Michele Dillon, Prospect Heights

Les and Linda Dlabay, Grayslake 

Nancy and Brian Doyal, Glencoe

Kristen and Brian Doyle, Chicago

Bruce and Nancie Dunn, Chicago

Kate Edwardson, Wilmette

Dawn and Bob Feller, Hinsdale

Jamie and Deby Fellowes, Wheaton

John and Brittany Fellowes, Wheaton

Le Roy and Barb Finch, Schaumburg

Paul and Mary Finnegan, Evanston

Meg and Jim Fletcher, Hinsdale

Thomas and Stephanie Formolo, Chicago

Sara and Andrew Freer, Oak Park

Ray and Susan Gillette, Winnetka

Beth and Dick Gochnauer, Winnetka

Dick and Ellie Goers, Hinsdale

Teri Goudie, Hinsdale

Em Griffin, Glen Ellyn

Walter and Darlene Hansen, Chicago

James Dunwoody Hardee, Jr., Wilmette

Janis Long Harris, River Forest

Ted and Gretchen Harro, Palatine

Linda Hefner Filler, Northfield

Anthony Hoban, Winnetka

Roger and Stephanie Hochschild, Riverwoods

Dan and Lynn Hoellerich, Inverness

Susan and James Hooker, Crystal Lake

Deone Jackman, Chicago

Anne Coughlan and Charles B. Jameson, Wilmette

Christina Jamieson, Hinsdale

Rick and Carolyn John, Wheaton

John and Tami Kamperschroer, Wheaton

Peter and Laura Keller, Lake Forest

Jim and Alison Kelly, La Grange

Heidi Kiesler, Glencoe

Lexie and Jeff Klein, Hinsdale

Harold and Julie Kraemer, Wilmette

Louisa and Nelson Levy, Lake Forest

Christopher Lueking, Chicago

Ashley Luse, Wheaton

Duane Luse, Glen Ellyn

Linda and Richard Martens, Oak Park

Edwin and Ann Mason, Oak Park

Elizabeth and David May, Barrington

Stephen and Anne McClary, Hinsdale

Jeff and Jill McClusky, Evanston

Cole and Margo McCombs, Inverness

Nancy McDougal, Chicago

Tom McDougal and Sarah Duncan, Chicago

Bruce McLagan, Hinsdale

Janet McNicholas and Raymond Simons, River Forest

Creighton Meland, Hinsdale

Lydia Miller, Chicago

Mark and Maureen Miller, Libertyville

Mary J. Miller, Tower Lakes

Gary and Cindy Monds, Naperville

Scott and Nancy Morey, Glen Ellyn

David and Daryl Nelms, Lake Forest

Kathryn Nyquist, Chicago

Mark and Cora Passis, Chicago

Betsy Perdue and Sanford Greenberg, Oak Park

Kenneth and Lee Phillips, Wheaton

Bill and Judy Pollard, Wheaton

LeAnn Pope and Clyde McGregor, Winnetka

Irene Pritzker, Chicago

Mark and Anita Pucci, Elk Grove Village

Diana and Bruce Rauner, Winnetka

Marshall and Amy Reavis, Lake Bluff

George and Catherine Reichl, Palatine

Heide and Jim Reilly, Clarendon Hills

Dennis and Debbie Ripley, Carol Stream

Jeff and Melissa Ross, Kenilworth

Norman and Alice Rubash, Evanston

Bill and Stacy Ryan, Clarendon Hills

Marcia Sammons, Western Springs

Fred and Pam Sasser, Park Ridge

Edna Schade, Chicago

Barbara and Walter Scott, Northfield 

Jill Dailey Smith and Steve Smith, River Forest

Patrick Spain, Wilmette

Steve and Emmy Stanley, Chicago

Andrew and Kirsten Stearns, Elmhurst

Kim Stephens, Chicago

Roger and Susan Stone, Northbrook

Nate and Mallory Sutton, Flossmoor

Donald and Barbara Swanson, Naperville

David and Tracy Tolmie, Lake Forest

John Tompkins and Amy Itoku, Clarendon Hills

Jay and Susan Trees, Lake Forest

Marlene Trimuel, Harvey

Laura and Terry Truax, Chicago

Richard and Deb Van der Molen, Oak Park

Linda and Ken Vander Weele, Chicago

Richard and Emily Voit, Chicago

Joanie W. Ward, Burr Ridge

Mark Wiklund, Hinsdale

Steven and Mary Rose Zoller, Oak Park

Mark and Sue Zorko, Hawthorn Woods

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