Easter Seals Central Illinois is pleased to announce its newly-elected board of directors and officers.
Chairman: Brad Halverson, Group President & CFO, Caterpillar Inc.
1st Vice Chair: Don Young, Director of Business Systems Transformation, Caterpillar Inc.
2nd Vice Chair: Wes Blumenshine, Associate General Counsel, Caterpillar Inc.
Treasurer: Jeff White, COO & CFO, OSF Saint Francis, Inc.
Secretary: Brad Kahler, President, Fort Transfer
Immediate Past Chairman: Seshadri Guha, Chairman, CGN Global
Ex Officio: Steve Thompson, President and CEO, Easter Seals
Mary Brown, Easter Seals Ambassador Family
Susie Camacho, Easter Seals Ambassador Family
Michael Cruz M.D, CMO/VP Quality & Safety Administration, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
Jamie Engstrom, IT Director, Global Technology Services, Caterpillar Inc.
Keith Knepp M.D., Executive VP Clinical Services/COO, UnityPoint Health Methodist-Proctor
Molly Otten, Easter Seals Auxiliary President, non-voting
Prasad Parupalli, Commercial Manager, Caterpillar Inc.
Bob Sehring, Chief Ministry Services Officer, OSF Healthcare System
Brian Rabe, Vice President of International Operations and Heavy Equipment Industry, ATS
Adam White, Owner of Running Central, Partner at ShaZam Racing
“We are grateful for the leadership and expertise this diverse group of individuals brings to Easter Seals,” said Steve Thompson, President and CEO, Easter Seals. “They work tirelessly advancing the Easter Seals mission helping children and families reach new milestones every day.”
Easter Seals provides specialized pediatric therapy services for children with developmental delays, disabilities, autism and other special needs. They are accredited by CARF International in Outpatient Medical Rehabilitation Pediatric Specialty Programs and Behavioral Services for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and is the largest single provider of early intervention services and direct autism services in downstate Illinois.