Board of Directors

Katie Burau
President
First American Bank - Lindenhurst
Branch Manager
Bill Stanley
Vice President
American Family Insurance - Bill Stanley
Pat Gallagher
Treasurer
Connie Barszcz
Secretary
State Bank of The Lakes - Lindenhurst
Branch Manager
Community Banking at it's best!
Mary Erl
Past President
Nest Builder Financial Advisors, Ltd.
Sheldon Halterman, CPA
Board Member
Halterman CPA Group, LTD
Joanne Osmond
Board Member
The Vision Tree, Ltd.

Guiding Entrepreneurs

We provide dynamic strategic planning,  innovative learning experiences, and relevant programs to inspire entrepreneurs in our communities. With twenty years of experience writing business plans including social media marketing plans, long term strategic plans, project plans, and financial plans, we are positioned to help your small business grow and thrive.

Dan Venturi
Board Member
Lake Villa Township
Dominic Marturano
Board Member
Village of Lindenhurst
Mayor, Lindenhurst
Jim McDonald
Board Member
Village of Lake Villa
Mayor, Lake Villa
Nina Kenney
Board Member
Lake Villa District Library
Dave Mohr
Board Member
Lindenhurst Park District
Executive Director
Clay Johnson
Board Member
Village of Lindenhurst
Village Supervisor
Karl Warwick
Board Member
Village of Lake Villa
Village Supervisor
Michael Aukerman
Board Member
DreamMaker Bath and Kitchen