About WILL

Advisory Committee

 

Community Advisors help gather information and opinions about community issues and needs; heighten community awareness of WILL and its services; advocate for broad-based support of WILL; identify and encourage new sources of funding for specific projects to improve or expand service to the community; and review and advise on legislation designed to improve the quality of public media. 

2021-22 WILL Community Advisors

  • Ruth Cortright, Decatur
  • Belinda De La Rosa, Urbana
  • Robyn Deterding, Mahomet
  • Da Yeon Eom, Champaign
  • Betoel Escobar, Urbana
  • Jason Finkelman, Urbana
  • Joan Friedman (Chair), Urbana
  • Rich Furr, Champaign
  • Rev. Sandra J. Haas, Champaign
  • Dave Henry, Champaign
  • Beckie Kane, Champaign
  • Tammey Kikta, Mahomet
  • Kathy Marshak, Champaign
  • Mari Martin, Indianola
  • Ishaan Sharma, Champaign
  • Shandra Summerville, Champaign
  • Kathryn Valdes, Mahomet
  • Cheryl Van Ness, Champaign
  • Otis Williams, Urbana
  • James Young, Newman

Community Advisors meeting dates

Meetings are either held virtually or in person at Campbell Hall, 300 North Goodwin, Urbana.

  • Wednesday, March 9, 2022, 4 pm
  • Wednesday, June 8, 2022, 4 pm
  • Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 4 pm
  • Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 4 pm

Contacting the Community Advisors

Advisors may be contacted via this email address: will-advisorycommittee@illinois.edu.