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.


Beth Auterman


Beth has been involved with United Way of Champaign County since the late 1990s. In addition to serving as the current Board Chair, Beth has previously served United Way on the Grant Review panels, as the Treasurer, and as Chair of the Finance Committee.

Beth is a Champaign native, graduate of the University of Illinois and a partner with CliftonLarsonAllen, a national CPA firm. Beth spends her professional time serving owners of closely held companies and employee benefit plans. In her free time, she enjoys volunteering in the Champaign-Urbana community.  

Past Chair

Randy Green, Meyer Capel

Chair Elect

Andy Quarnstrom, Champaign Firefighters, Local 1260


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

Greg Anderson, U of I Community Credit Union

Executive Committee At-Large

Blair Rowitz, Carle

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, Jeld-Wen

Dawn Carson, Community Member

Peter Clausen, BankChampaign, N.A.

Mike DeLorenzo, University of Illinois, Office of the Chancellor

Julie Dorner, YG Financial

Carrie Eisenmenger, Northwestern Mutual

Chris Evangelisti, Flex-N-Gate

Randy Hulett, OSF Healthcare

Chris Kloeppel, Plumbers and Pipefitters, Local 149

Carla McCowan, University of Illinois, Division of Student Affairs

Diane Michaels, Rantoul Community Member

Martin O’Donnell, Busey Bank

John Olson, Federal Companies

Diane Ruedi, FE Moran

Scott Williamson, Community Member

Barb Wilson, University of Illinois, Office of the President

Mark Wisniewski,  Busey Bank
Updated June 21, 2018