Foundation Board of Directors


Hazen Tuck
Community Leader

Vice President

Monica Glenny
Mary Kay Independent
Beauty Consultant


Bob Farrell
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP


Excell Lewis
XL Academics Inc.

Other Board Members

Bruce Atwood
Community Leader

Brent Bernardi
Alpha Controls & Services

Dr. Kendall Boone
Affiliated Surgeons of Rockford

Vint Buckwalter
UTC Aerospace Systems

Julie Elliott
Rockford Park District Commissioner

Gino Galluzzo
Hinshaw Consulting

Tom Green
Barrick, Switzer, Long, Balsley & Van Evera, LLP

Gwyn Gulley
Winnebago County

Karen Harding
Community Leader

Zina Horton
Zammuto’s Drive In
Sweet Ambrosia Desserts & Catering

Stephanie Jacobs
BMO Private Bank 

Christie Jarrett
Stenstrom Construction

Russ Johansson
Specialty Screw

Tim Knauf
Williams-Manny Insurance Group

Kent Kohlbacher
Northwest Bank

Dan Nicholas
Community Leader

Webbs Norman
Community Leader

Rebecca Olson
Olson Ecological Solutions

Norma Polcek
Community Leader

Mike Robinson
OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center

Joe Scandroli
Scandroli Construction Co.

Rolf Thienemann
Community Leader

John Torrence
Laurel Plus

Maurice West
Rockford University     

Julia Zimmerman
Swedish American Health Systems

Emeritus Directors

Jim Keeling
Hinshaw & Culbertson

David Wiemer
Community Leader


To be the best urban parks and recreation system in North America, as measured by national standards and the citizens we serve.


To help people enjoy life by providing an exceptional parks and recreation system.

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