Board

Alex Crevi, President
Rothschild Investment Corporation
Vice-President of Rothschild Investment, Alex joined the Board in early 2007 and has served as the Treasurer, Vice-President, and currently President.  He is a past member and Treasurer of Rotoract, the young professional’s arm of Rotary One and a graduate of Boston University with a BA in Business Administration and Finance.

 
Blake Dunphy, Vice President
Chicago Public School
Blake joined the Board in 2015. He has been a Chicago Public School teacher for three years. Before that, Blake taught ESL in Guangzhou, China for a year and was a real estate broker in Chicago. Blake has a Bachelor’s in History from Colorado College, and his MAT in Secondary Education from National Louis University in 2014.
 

John McLeod, Treasurer
Security Consultant
A security consultant, John has been a member of the Board since 2004 and currently serves as the Vice-President/Treasurer. He is a former local political party official who has been active in his Rogers Park community for the past 30 years and his temple, where he has been a board member for the past 12 years. He has twenty years of work experience in the public sector in the Illinois Secretary of State’s office, and 15 years in the private sector in safety and security. He holds a BA in American Studies from Roosevelt University and is a past President of LVI.

 
Madison Palmer, Secretary
Attorney
Attorney, Madison Palmer joined the board in June 2014. He is native of Nashville, Tennessee and graduated from the John Marshall Law School. Since graduating, Madison has worked in the real estate field of Land Use, Telecom, Commercial Leasing and in the legal department of a large international financial institution. 

Dorothy M. Miaso
Executive Director

Reynaldo Dumas
Robert R. McCormick Foundation
Reynaldo, who is known as Reggie, joined the Board in September 2015.  Reggie is currently serving as the Holiday Gift Processing Team Leader at the McCormick Foundation, and is also part of the Audience Services Team at Steppenwolf Theater and a Producer with Studio Lumina Entertainment. Reggie has a BA in Film/Video from Columbia College and an MBA in Finance from Roosevelt University.
 
Carol Morris
College of Lake County
A part-time adult educator at the College of Lake County, Carol joined the Board in 2010. She is the retired Director of Adult Literacy for the Waukegan Public Library, which is a position she held for over twenty years. A former high school teacher, Carol has a Masters in Teaching from the National College of Education and serves as a point person and resource for all of LVI’s training activities.
 

Don Singer
Cramarc
A small business owner and risk prevention consultant, Don has been on the Board since 2005. He has been involved with a variety of civic and charitable efforts in his Buffalo Grove community for the past twenty years, and is the point person for our special events.

Diana Turowski
Lieberman Property Management
A property manager with Lieberman and Associates, Diana joined the LVI board in 2010. She is a licensed realtor and a past manager of career development and training programs for Sussex and Reilly. Prior to that, she served as the Director of Communications for the Chicago Association of Realtors. Diana has Bachelor of Science in Management and Marketing from Northern Illinois University.

 
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