Board of Directors


United Way of Kankakee & Iroquois Counties is so thankful for the time, expertise, and knowledge given by our 2021-2022 Board of Directors, community members who generously give their time and hearts to the community through serving on our Board.



Michael O’Brien


Executive Board Committee

Midland States Bank


Sarah Marion


Executive Board Committee 

Village of Manteno Chamber of Commerce

Kathy Peterson


Executive Board Committee

AMITA St. Mary’s Hospital

Mileen Joines


Executive Board Committee 

Geoffrey Johns & Associates 

Kyle Benoit

Past President 

Executive Board Committee

Riverside Healthcare 

Kevin Hack

Riverside Healthcare 

Kris Harms

ITW Zip-Pak 

Brandon Juodikis

SA Piggush Financial Advisors

John Keigher

Urban Farmer

Amanda Martinez

Federated Bank 

Dr. Amber Residori 

Olivet Nazarene University

Dr. Jose da Silva

Kankakee Community College 

Kent Wade

Lift with Ambition LLC

Dr. Genevra Walters

Kankakee School District 111

Linh Williams

City of Kankakee