Welcome New Board Members

Stacy Brown is an Account Executive for New York Life Insurance Company. She graduated from Monmouth College with a B.A. in Business Administration. Ms. Brown lives in Woodstock.
Dr. Rocio del Castillo is the Assistant Superintendent for Special Services for Huntley Community School District 158. She received the 2020 award from the Northwest Herald as a McHenry County Woman of Distinction. Dr. del Castillo resides in Crystal Lake.

Our Staff and Board of Directors

Our Staff

Deborah Thielen, Executive Director

Marcey Sink, Sr. Director, Community Engagement

Vickie Drendel, Director of Gift Planning

Lyndsey Thompson Director, Program Services

Mary Karr, Finance Director

Pam Mathison, Office Manager

Our Board of Directors

Annual Report and financial information available upon request.

Steve Middaugh, Board Chair - Village of Lakewood

Tamara Marshall, Vice Chair - Algonquin

Sheila Henson, Treasurer - Harvard

Stacy Brown - Woodstock

Dr. Rocio del Castillo - 
Crystal Lake

Mark Davids- Union

Shelly Dercole - McHenry

Robert Cormier, Jr. - Crystal Lake

Lizeth Dela Cruz - Harvard

Kate Wade - Crystal Lake