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MENTOR Illinois is guided by the wisdom and expertise of a diverse group of mentoring program leaders who ensure that Partnership activities are consistent with the best interest of the field of mentoring.

Dr. Roslind Blasingame-Buford


LINK Unlimited Scholars

Stacy Jackson

Executive Director

Chicago Lights


Tiffany McQueen

Illinois Executive Director

America Needs You (ANY)


Arthur Mollenhauer

Executive Director

Big Brothers Big Sisters

of Metropolitan Chicago


Michelle A. Morrison, LCSW


Youth Guidance

Haleemah Nash

Executive Director

iMentor Chicago


Brenda Palm

Executive Director

Working in the Schools (WITS)

Kathleen St. Louis Caliento

Executive Director



Jeanne Stahlheber, President

Illinois State Association

Big Brothers Big Sisters

Dominique Jordan Turner

President & CEO

Chicago Scholars Foundation


Carl Tutt

Board Chair

100 Black Men of Chicago

Kim Varner

Retired, Mentoring Program Director

Effingham School District


Glenn Wilke

Executive Director

Midtown Educational


Meet Our Board

 We are grateful for the experience and expertise our board members contribute to our mentoring programs. Meet the people who make up our Board of Directors

For Programs

 The key to a successful program is having a vast and varied set of resources to help with planning and implementation.  Here you'll find tools and information to help you succeed.

For Mentors

Mentors can make a huge difference in the life of a child.  We want to help you be prepared for a positive mentoring experience by offering you these resources.


We'd like to introduce you to the Corporate and Program Partners who contribute so much to the success of our mentoring programs.  

Contact Us

MENTOR Illinois

55 E. Monroe, Suite 3800

Chicago, IL 60603

Phone: 312-881-7767




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