Staff & Board Of Directors

Our Staff

Ryan Lawrence

Ryan Lawrence

Executive Director

E-mail

Phone: 630-226-8493

Caleb Jenkins

Caleb Jenkins

Administrative Assistant

E-mail

Phone: 630-226-8508

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Nick Kellar

Youth OutReach Specialist

E-mail

Phone: 630-226-8492

Maria V

Maria Vargas

Youth OutReach Associate

E-mail

Phone:  630-226-8489

Angelica Dabrowski

Angelica Dabrowski

Youth OutReach Specialist

E-mail

Phone: 630-226-8494

H2O’s Board Of Directors

Staff - Ken M

Kenneth
McConnaughay

Board President

Morgan Stanley (Retired)

Pat Claar

Dr. Patricia
Claar

Immediate Past President

H2O Founding President & Former Executive Director
Valley View School District (Retired)

Staff - Venegas

Leo
Venegas

Vice President

Sales Manager
Comcast Business Services

Michael Carpanzano

Michael
Carpanzano

Board Treasurer

Regional Sales Director
PT Solutions

Staff - Kathy E

Kathleen
Elliott

Board Secretary

Attorney
Robbins Schwartz

Ron Oestreich

Ron
Oestreich

Board Member

Executive Director
Bolingbrook Park District

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Dr. Keith
Wood

Board Member

Principal
Brooks Middle School

Staff - K parro

Diane
Parro

Board Member

School Board Member
Valley View School District 365U

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Kevin
Schramm

Board Member

Owner
Trifecta Solutions Inc.

Maria Zarate

Maria
Zarate

Board Member

Trustee
Village of Bolingbrook

H2O’s Liasons

Gloria Murtaugh

Gloria
Murtaugh

Church Outreach Liason

Housing Counselor
Community Service Council

Special Thanks to our retired Founding Board Members, who played a critical role in helping us launch H2O.

  • Meredith Bromfield – Former Bolingbrook Chamber of Commerce President; Published Author; Speaker; Life Coach
  • Leroy Brown (1944-2017) – Former Deputy Mayor for Village of Bolingbrook
  • William “Bill” Mayer – Supervisor, DuPage Township
  • Ruth Newell – Fountaindale Public Library Trustee
  • Isaac Palmer – Former CEO at Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital; Currently VP & COO at Florida Hospital – Altamonte
  • Mary Stevian – Founder of Bolingbrook Women’s Expo; Realtor and Home Staging Expert

Thanks to our founding Executive Director: Lindsey (Claar) Smith.

Find out more about how you can help H2O today!