Past Presidents

We are extremely grateful to these past presidents for continuing the legacy of communications excellence in the greater Springfield area.  Thank you for your commitment to AWC Springfield!

1977 – Delores Story Kaufman – IL State Office of Education

1978 – Anne Gilles – WICS-TV

1979 – Nancy Severa Zimmers – SIU School of Medicine

1980 – Jeff Brody – State Journal-Register

1981 – Martha Karatz – Illinois State Museum
Carol Fowler – Capital Information Bureau

1982 – Beth Bosch Murphy – Office of Illinois Attorney General

1983 – Mary Chalupsky – Office of Governor of Illinois
Corinne Frisch – Springfield Lincoln Library

1984 – Barbara Hortberg – Mental Health Centers of Central Illinois

1985 – Linda Anderson – IL Energy and Natural Resources

1986 – Mary Bohlen – Sangamon State University

1987 – Melinda McDonald – Teachers’ Retirement System

1988 – Marygael Cullen – IL Historic Preservation Agency

1989 – Joan Freitag – Children’s Miracle Network Telethon

1990 – Sarah Kohnle – Kohnle & Company

1991 – Denise Joehl – Hotel-Motel Association of Illinois

1992 – Jean Richards – Hanson Engineers

1993 – Jan Grimes – Illinois State Library

1994 – Christy Broccardo – Illinois Association of Realtors

1995 – Julie Dutton – IL Secretary of State

1996 – Shannon Heisler – Levi, Ray & Shoup

1997 – Betsy Schroeder – Fyre-Williamson Press

1998 – Charlotte Curry – Hanson Engineers

1999 – Patti Thompson – IL Department of Nuclear Safety

2000 – Paula Drieci – Drieci Publishing & Consulting

2001 – Naomi Velazquez Greene – St. John’s Hospital

2002 – Merle Shiffman – SIU School of Medicine

2003-2004 – Chris Smith – United Way of Central Illinois

2005-2007 – Linda Dawson – Illinois Association of School Boards

2008-2010 – Lisa Rigoni – Springfield College/ Association of Illinois Electric Coops

2011-2013 – Jennifer Anderson – ITT Technical Institute/Memorial Medical Center

2013-2015 – Jessie Decker – Orthopedic Center of Illinois

2015-2016 – Kara Kienzler – Illinois Association of School Boards

 

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