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oref staff

Executive and Administrative
Sharon K. Mellor, PhD, CAE
Chief Executive Officer
(847) 430-5110

Rhonda Dirr
Accountant and IT Administrator
(847) 430-5101

Pennee Lampres
Executive Assistant &  Administrative Coordinator
(847) 430-5102

Grants
Ponda Barnes, MPH, CRA
Vice President
(847) 430-5109

Mary Marino
Grants Manager
(847) 430-5108

Carmen Metoyer
Program Manager
(847) 430-5111

Development
Edward F. Hoover, D. Min.
Vice President
(847) 430-5105

Tim Hendrickson
Donor Records Clerk
(847) 430-5104

John Johnson
Director of Campaigns
(847) 430-5106

Sam Smith
Annual Fund Officer
(847) 430-5115

Strategic Partnerships
Carol Wargo, MA, CAE, CFRE
Vice President
(847) 430-5112

Thomas Heneghan
Corporate Relations Officer
(847) 430-5103

Marketing Communications
Karen Pubentz
Senior Director
(847) 430-5113

Amy Kile
Publications Manager
(847) 430-5107