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Greg O'Connor
Chief Executive Officer
(217)793-2100 ext. 165
Ryan Dowd
Chief Operational Officer
(217)793-2100 ext. 156
Mary Chiti
Director of QA/Residential Services
(217)793-2100 ext. 148
Marcus Taylor
Chief Financial Officer
(217)793-2100 ext. 158
Jeff Johnston
Director of Human Resources
(217)793-2100 ext. 151
Denise Schainker
Director of Communications and
Fund Development
(217)793-2100 ext. 145

Board Members 2016
Sparc is governed by a voluntary Board of Directors, each of whom is passionate about the individuals enrolled in programs at Sparc. Sparc's Board of Directors consists of a dedicated group of professionals from a wide range of industries, parents of children with developmental disabilities and individuals with developmental disabilities.
Michelle Clatfelter, President
St. John's Hospital
Tim Rigby, Vice President
Hart, Southworth & Witsman
Mary Trask, Secretary John Howerter, Treasurer
Levi, Ray & Shoup, Inc.
Frank Buraski, Member at Large
Buraski Builders
Kathryn Mahaffey, Past President
SIU School of Medicine, Retired
Jennifer Ascher
Sangamon County Courthouse
Jim Bremhorst
Retired, Accenture
Cristina Cray
Il. St. Board of Elections
Jack D. Davis II
Sangamon County Courthouse
Pat Deloney
Retired, School District 186
E. Zachary Dinardo
Sorling Northrup
David Ed
Consultant, Retired
Sandy Figurski
Horace Mann
Linda Jones, Outreach Comm. Chair
Memorial Medical Center
Chris Leming
R.W. Troxell & Company
Stephen Nardulli
Sangamon County Courthouse, Retired
Greg O'Connor
Chief Executive Officer, Sparc
Dennis Ryan
Ryan Electrical Solutions
Mark Watson
Endowment Board Members 2016
Sparc's Endowment Fund, Inc. was established in 1987 to provide a perpetual source of financial support to the individuals served by Sparc. The fund is managed by a volunteer Board of Directors with extensive financial investment expertise.
Stephen Nardulli, President Sangamon County Courthouse, Retired
Frank Buraski, Vice President Buraski Builders
John Howerter, Treasurer Levi, Ray & Shoup, Inc.
David Ed Consultant, Retired
Sheila Mack Royal Alliance Associates, Inc
Pat Phalen Illinois National Bank
Greg O'Connor, Ex Officio CEO, Sparc
E. Zachary Dinardo Sorling Northrup
Jim Bremhorst Retired, Accenture