The Marklund Board of Directors is made up of a group of volunteers from the suburbs and Chicago area who are committed to advancing the mission and vision of Marklund. Having diverse backgrounds, the Board members bring to the table experience from various business sectors, service organizations and personal connections to the developmental disabilities arena.

2021 Board of Directors

Frank Murnane Jr., Chair
Mike Herlihy, Treasurer & Vice Chair; Finance Committee Chair
Jeff Risch, Secretary
Jim Armbruster
Jeff Blanchette
Howard Brandeisky, Chair, Development Committee
Carol Donahue
Gerry Estes
Jerry Finis
Duane Fitch
Dan Foley
Laura Karlins
Melissa Kud
Yaneth Medina
Jack Zimmerman

Remaining Board meeting dates for 2021:  May 20 (Finance only), June 24, August 12 (Board Retreat) and October 14.

Parents and guardians of clients are usually welcome to attend but due to the COVID-19 pandemic are asked to notify Mary Kobbeman, Executive Assistant, at 630-593-5472, in advance of the meeting date to learn of current requirements.

The Board holds four scheduled meetings per year, plus an all-day retreat.

Upcoming meeting dates for 2020 are: May 21 (Finance only), June 25, Aug. 14 (retreat), Oct. 22.

Board meetings begin at 7 p.m.