Executive Director: Pamela Coaxum, MRP

Julie Fix Meyer

Julie Fix Meyer

Board President
Attorney, Armstrong Teasdale, LLP

Dr. Venessa A. Brown

Board Vice President
Associate Athletic Director for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Chief Diversity Officer, Intercollegiate Athletics
Professor, Social Work
Southern Illinois University: Edwardsville

Jerina D. Phillips

Board Secretary/Treasurer
Partner, Lewis Rice, LLC

Dr Chris HJ

Dr. Chris Hubbard Jackson

Dean, Assessment & Institutional Effectiveness
St. Charles Community College

Honorable William D. Stiehl, Jr.

Circuit Judge
Twentieth Judicial Circuit
Saint Clair County, Illinois


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