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Waubonsee Foundation Board Elects Two New Directors

At its annual meeting on Sept. 11, the Waubonsee Community College Foundation elected two new members to its board of directors. 

Gloria Kazanova, of Sugar Grove, brings to the board the business experience she has gained as the owner of five local McDonald’s franchises. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from St. Xavier University. 

Joining Kazanova as a new Foundation board member will be Jan Patranella, of Batavia. Senior Director of Customer Relations at Ball Horticultural Company, Patranella also serves on the board of the Valley Industrial Association and volunteers for the Kane County Sheriff’s Second Chance Program. She holds a bachelor’s degree in horticulture from Texas A&M University and a master’s degree in the same field from The Ohio State University. 

The Waubonsee Community College Foundation is a nonprofit organization that seeks to obtain funding for scholarships and provide educational opportunities and services to students and citizens of Waubonsee’s district. For information, contact Kathy Richards, director of Fund Development, at (630) 466-7900, ext. 2316.