The Illinois Environmental Council Education Fund Board of Directors is composed of both elected and appointed members from across the state’s environmental community.
Our board provides oversight, guidance, and strategic direction to ensure we remain a strong and lasting organization.

IECEF Officers:

Brian Sauder, President
David McEllis, Vice President
Rick Courtheoux, Treasurer
Ashley Parr, Secretary

Elected Directors:

Rick Courtheoux
Angela Foster-Rice
John Gay
Vittorio Gomez
Belinda Li
Ashley Parr
Jaclyn Carmichael
Kelly Shelton

Appointed Directors/Lead Affiliates:

Jennifer Baader, Chicago Zoological Society
Maggie Bruns, Prairie Rivers Network
Victoria Coleman, Union of Concerned Scientists
Molly Graham, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
Emily Reusswig, Openlands
Nicole Saulsberry, Sierra Club Illinois
Will Kenworthy, Vote Solar
David McEllis, Environmental Law and Policy Center
Brian Sauder, Faith in Place
Pastor Booker Vance, Elevate