Governing Board

April Janney
Illinois Action for Children, Chicago, IL

Brenda Eastham, Board President
Child Care Resource Service-University of Illinois, Urbana, IL

Cristina Pacione-Zayas
Erikson Institute, Chicago, IL

Danette Connors, Board Vice-President
YWCA Metropolitan Chicago, Addison, IL

Dr. Diane King
Early Childhood Consultant

John Kim, Board Treasurer
State Farm Insurance Company, Bloomington, IL

Laci Gatewood
Illinois Action for Children, Chicago, IL

Laura Berk
Illinois State University, Normal, IL

Lisa Bock
YWCA Northwestern Illinois, Rockford, IL

Mario Perez
El Hogar del Nino, Chicago, IL

Misty Edwards
Eastern Illinois University Child Care Resource and Referral, Charleston, IL

Rachel Giannini
Chicago Children's Museum, Chicago, IL

Sharifa Townsend
National Black Child Development Institue (NBCDI)