Board of Directors

The Board of Directors

The United Way Board of Directors is comprised of volunteers who are committed to the mission of United Way of Champaign County. They are guided by our values of leadership, partnership, responsiveness, integrity and good governance. We're proud to be led by local people who live and work in our county, and make decisions on a local level.


Andy Quarnstrom

Champaign Firefighters Local 1260

Andy Quarnstrom has been on the United Way Board of Directors for 6 years as a labor representative of Champaign Firefighters Local 1260. He is a 22-year veteran of the Champaign Fire Department currently holding the rank of Captain. In 2013, Andy ran for and won the City of Champaign Township Supervisor’s and won reelection in 2017. In this role, Andy has increased services and programs for those most in need in Champaign. 

In addition to his United Way involvement, Andy is a member of the CASA Board, National Association of Local Boards of Health, and past president of Champaign East Little League.

Andy and his wife Erin, a Champaign Unit 4 Schools employee, have two children, Patrick 15 and Ruari 13.


Past Chair

Beth Auterman, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Chair Elect

Greg Anderson, U of I Community Credit Union


Julie Shapland, University of Illinois, Gies College of Business


John Kluth, CCMSI

Community Impact Chair

Bill Bell, University of Illinois, College of Engineering

Resource Development Chair

Sarah Zehr, University of Illinois, Academic Affairs

Executive Committee At-Large

Julie Dorner, YG Financial

President & CEO, United Way of Champaign County

Sue Grey


Maureen Banks, University of Illinois, Facilities & Services

Cheryl Barringer, Champaign Unit 4 Schools

Cynthia Bruno, Busey

Ben Brunworth, Rantoul Community Member

Dawn Carson, Community Member

Mike DeLorenzo, University of Illinois, Office of the Chancellor

Carrie Eisenmenger, Northwestern Mutual

Chris Evangelisti, Flex-N-Gate

Barb Harrington, Busey

Randy Hulett, OSF Healthcare

Chris Kloeppel, Plumbers and Pipefitters, Local 149

Martin O’Donnell, Busey

John Olson, Federal Companies

Diane Ruedi, FE Moran

Justin Spring, University of Illinois, Division of Intercollegiate Athletics

Stephanie Stuart, Parkland College

Scott Williamson, Community Member

Mark Wisniewski,  Busey Bank
Updated March 8, 2019