Goodwill of Central Illinois, based in Peoria, recently named Joe Sharpe III as board chairman and Kirk Anderson as vice chairman for 2016.
Additionally, Cory Reid was named secretary and Trip James was chosen as treasurer. Serving as board members will be Jan Wright, Darrin Autry, Robbie Robertson, John Dundas, Meredith Bunch, Lori Petran, Donna Pritchard and Keith Hubble.
“We are honored to have these insightful leaders from our community as members of our board,” Goodwill President and CEO Patty Fuchs, who will also serve as ex-officio board member, said. “They each bring specific skills, but also an overall knowledge of our community. Their guidance throughout the year will be beneficial to Goodwill and the people who support us.”
Goodwill of Central Illinois offers veterans, individuals and families throughout the region free job training, career and vocational services as well as overseeing a youth mentoring program for area youth. Programs are funded through consignment shops that accept donations of clothing and household items from the community.