Top Row, left to right: Carolyn Morris, Sangeetha Rayapati,  Lynn LaPlante, Khemarey Khoeun, Jen McMillin, Awisi Bustos, Jessica Edmond, IWILTA President-Elect Terrie Pickerill Bottom Row, left to right: IWILTA President Barbara Flynn Currie, Arielle Maffei, Lara Mbayed Dailey, Jessica Vealitzek, Kate Coyne McCoy, Cindy Cunningham, Yumeka Brown, IWILTA Board Member Debby Karton

Yumeka Brown
Program Officer, Office for Intellectual Freedom & Freedom to Read Foundation, American Library Association
Village Clerk, Village of Matteson
Matteson, Illinois

Awisi Bustos
Northwest Illinois Coordinator, US Senator Richard J. Durbin
Rock Island, Illinois

Cynthia Cunningham
Consultant, Cobalt Creek Consulting
Royal, Illinois

Jessica Edmond
Nursing facility, Social Service Director
Board Member, Jackson County Board
Carbondale, Illinois

Khemarey Khoeun
Virgin Pulse, Product Manager
Commissioner, Skokie Park District Board of Commissioners
Skokie, Illinois

Lynn LaPlante
Musician, Chicago Jazz Philharmonic
Board Member, DuPage County Board
Glen Ellyn, Illinois

Arielle Maffei
Vice President of Government Relations, McGuireWoods Consulting
President, Young Democrats of Illinois
Chicago, Illinois

Lara Mbayed Dailey
Vice President, McGuireWoods Consulting
Chicago, Illinois

Jen McMillin
Executive Director, Mini O’Beirne Crisis Nursery
Decatur, Illinois

Carolyn Morris
Alderman, City of DeKalb 1st Ward
DeKalb, Illinois

Sangeetha Rayapati
Professor, Augustana College
President, Moline-Coal Valley Board of Education
Quad Cities, Illinois

Jessica Vealitzek
Board Member, Lake County Board
Hawthorn Woods, Illinois