Insightful guidance from local leaders keeps our foundation flourishing

Every successful organization has strong footings, and our foundation is fortunate to have the support of talented individuals who share a bright vision of the future. The Waubonsee Community College Foundation Board of Directors is made up of community members from the college district, a board of trustees liaison, the president of the college, the executive director of the foundation, a treasurer and several college administrators who are ex-officio members.


Edward Keating
Edward Keating - Foundation Board President


Michael Ochsenschlager
Mike Ochsenschlager - Foundation Board Secretary/Treasurer



Dale Berman
Dale Berman - Foundation Board Director


Gerard Dempsey
Gerard Dempsey - Foundation Board Director


Brian Dolan
Brian Dolan - Foundation Board Director


Lynn Dubajic Kellogg
Lynn Dubajic Kellogg -  Foundation Board Director


Jim Eccher
Jim Eccher


Stan Free
Stan Free - Foundation Board Director


Theodia Gillespie
Theodia Gillespie - Foundation Board Director


Dr. Diane Homan
Dr. Diane Homan - Foundation Board Director


W. Richard Hoster III
Richard Hoster - Foundation Board member


Dr. Thomas Huberty
Thomas Huberty - Foundation Board member


Angelo Kleronomos
Angelo Kleronomos - Foundation Board member


James Michels
James K. Michels, P.E. - Foundation Board member


Kaleshia Page
Kaleshia Page - Foundation Board member


Gerald Palmer
Gerald Palmer - Foundation Board member


Trish Rooney
Trish Rooney - Foundation Board Director


Dr. Gina Santori
Dr. Gina Santori - Foundation Board member


Jennifer Shook-Harris
Jennifer Shook-Harris - Foundation Board member


Tim Tremain
Tim Tremain - Foundation Board member


Hector Villarreal
Hector Villarreal - Foundation Board Director


Michael Williams
Michael Williams - Foundation Board member


Matthew Winkle
Matt Winkle - Foundation Board member


Waubonsee Board of Trustees Liaison: James Michels
Waubonsee College President: Christine J. Sobek, Ed.D.
Waubonsee Vice President of Finance and Administration: Douglas E. Minter
Waubonsee Vice President of Student Development and Executive Director of the Foundation: Melinda Tejada, Ed.D.
Waubonsee Assistant Vice President of Finance and Foundation Executive Treasurer: Darla Essalih


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For more information on the Foundation Board, contact:

Development Office
Sugar Grove Campus
Dickson Center, 2nd Floor
(630) 466-2316