For more information about LEAD events and programs, contact Jennifer Kuhn, LEAD Coordinator, at 630-762-7090 or

The LEAD Executive and Curriculum Team Members

Executive Committee – Provides overall direction and is the management representative from each city.

Curriculum Planning Team — Interviews speakers, reads and chooses books for the book club, and provides direction for programming.


  • Wendy Bednarek, (Director of Human Resources) – See contact information above.
  • Randy Deicke (Fire Chief );; 630-454-2111


St. Charles

LEAD Coordinator: