Leadership Opportunities

The Academy of Lifelong Learning is a self-governing organization operated under the sponsorship of Lincoln Land Community College. Member committees plan the program content for what they want to learn. If you would like to participate in program planning or accept other leadership roles, please contact the Community Education office at 217-786-2432.

ALL board of directors

  • President: Mary Schaefer
  • President-Elect: Cyndi Deitrick
  • Immediate Past President: Sally Cadagin
  • Treasurer: Dave Keil
  • Secretary: Ann Muraro-Lacopo
  • Board Members-at-Large: Pat Blinn, Mike Kienzler, Joan McGrath

Standing committee leaders

  • Finance: Dave Keil
  • Membership/Sustainability: Cyndi Deitrick
  • Nominating: Cyndi Deitrick
  • The Learning Council: Pat Blinn

Special appointments

  • Historian: Dick McLane
  • UPDATE Newsletter: Mike Kienzler
  • By-Laws: Gene Brimm

Learning activity leaders

  • Around Town: Eileen Kendle
  • Book Lovers: Mary Jo Bangert, Libby Kolaz
  • Bowling League: Vacant
  • Breakfast Roundtable (BRT): Steve Rambach
  • Chautauqua Series: Elizabeth Simpson
  • Flicks on Fridays: Stephanie Thomas
  • Games: Vacant
  • History Hunters: Sally Cadagin, Ann Muraro-Lacopo
  • Mahjong: Pat Blinn
  • Meet-Greet-Eat (MGE) Group #1: Linda McDermith
  • Meet-Greet-Eat (MGE) Group #2: Linda McCall
  • Path Finders: Sally Cadagin, Marguerite Moore
  • Pedal Pushers: John Sanford
  • Scribes: Joan McGrath
  • Summer Movies: Judy Wagenblast
  • Swinging Seniors: Connie Lynn
  • Tech Talk: Thea Chesley
  • Today's Topic: Barb Malany, Mary Ann Egizio
  • Wander on Wednesdays (WOW) Trips: Karen Willard