Board of Directors

Kathryn Nattier McFarland

Kathryn Nattier McFarland, PhD

(she/her/hers)

Chairman

Retired Abbott Executive

Marra Lochiatto

Marra Lochiatto, MBA

(she/her/hers)

Vice Chairman

Community Leader

Kathleen Cowie

Kathleen Cowie

(she/her/hers)

Secretary

Community Leader

Jim Young

Jim Young, MBA

(he/him/his)

Treasurer

Retired, PPM America, President and Chief Investment Officer

Ann Bates

Ann Bates, EdD

(she/her/hers)

Retired Assistant Professor, National Louis University

John Davidson

John Davidson

(he/him/his)

Partner, Caldwell Partners

Rob Davis

Rob Davis, JD, MBA ​

(he/him/his)

Partner, DLA Piper

Mary Jane Hender

Mary Jane Hender, EdD

(she/her/hers)

Reading Power, Co-Founder

Todd Litzsinger

Todd Litzsinger

(he/him/his)

Chairman, Follett Corporation

Rahul Malhotra

Rahul Malhotra, MBA

(he/him/his)

SGT Partners Consultant

Melinda Mooney

Melinda Mooney

(she/her/hers)

Community Leader

Jacalyn Ramdin-Johnson

Jacalyn Ramdin-Johnson, MBA

(she/her/hers)

Strategic Marketing Executive, Healthcare 

Beverly Raudabaugh

Beverly Raudabaugh, MBA

(she/her/hers)

Community Leader

Frank Sibley

Frank Sibley

(he/him/his)

Retired Vice President, National Association of Realtors

Tad Turner

Tad Turner

(he/him/his)

Forester, Gogebic and Ontonagon Land Company

Mary Weber

Mary Weber

(she/her/hers)

Community Leader

Thomas W. Wood

Thomas W. Wood

(he/him/his)

Retired, Samuel Ramirez & Co, Inc., Manager of Chicago office

Reverend Gordon Butcher

​Reverend Gordon Butcher, DMin

(he/him/his)

President Emeritus

Reading Power Co-Founder

Leadership & Staff

Lisa Bulzoni

Lisa Bulzoni, MEd

(she/her/hers)

Chief Executive Officer

Kristin Fine

Kristin Fine, MEd

(she/her/hers)

Director of Programs

Kate Burke

Kate Burke, BS

(she/her/hers)

Marketing and Communications Manager

Nancy Duffy

Nancy Duffy

(she/her/hers)

Resource Development Manager

Susan Morris

Susan Morris, MBA

(she/her/hers)

Events Manager

Beth Zender

Beth Zender, MA

(she/her/hers)

Volunteer Coordinator

Daniela Cruz

Daniela Cruz

(she/her/hers)

Office Manager

Melayna Pokorny

Melayna Pokorny, BA

(she/her/hers)

Office Assistant

Katie Burdiak

Katie Burdiak, BA

(she/her/hers)

Assistant Site Coordinator

Jennifer Bruns

Jennifer Bruns, MST

(she/her/hers)

Site Coordinator

Julie Collishaw

Julie Collishaw, MA

(she/her/hers)

Site Coordinator

Brooke Davis

Brooke Davis, MEd

(she/her/hers)

Assistant Site Coordinator

Andrea Glickman

Andrea Glickman, MAEd

(she/her/hers)

Site Coordinator

Marla Guziec

Marla Guziec, BS

(she/her/hers)

Site Coordinator

Mary Jane Hender

Mary Jane Hender, EdD

(she/her/hers)

Site Coordinator, Joseph Shanklin Elementary School, Beaufort, S.C.

Cathy Plate

Cathy Plate, BS, MSEd

(she/her/hers)

Assistant Site Coordinator

Elizabeth Soling

Elizabeth Soling, AA

(she/her/hers)

Assistant Site Coordinator