2023 PSCC Board of Directors and staff


Cynthia Kanner, Executive Director
Prairie State Conservation Coalition

Brook McDonald, President
The Conservation Foundation

Susan Lenz, Vice President
Prairie State Conservation Coalition



Paul Botts, Secretary
The Wetlands Initiative

David King, Treasurer
Prairie Land Conservancy






Board of Directors


Amy Doll
Friends of Illinois Nature Preserves
Tharran Hobson
The Nature Conservancy
Donna Dougherty
St. Clair County Greenspace Foundation
Jim Johannsen
Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation
Allison Frederick
Citizens for Conservation
Lindsay Keeney
Illinois Environmental Council
Joann Fricke
Clifftop NFP
Ryan London
Lake Forest Open Lands Association
Fran Harty
Alley Ringhausen
Great Rivers Land Trust
Erin Herbez
ParkLands Foundation










Jodie Owen
PSCC Accountant


Sandy Kaczmarski
Communications & Media