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Board of Directors

Envision is governed by a voluntary board of directors. With a dedicated blend of seasoned members, many of whom contributing more than 15 years of continuous service, and newer members who offer a fresh perspective, the Board provides leadership, guidance and a comprehensive knowledge base. Envision’s Board of Directors consists of professionals from a wide range of industries, parents of children with developmental disabilities and program participants.

Board Members


Heather Nornes, Chair


Brian K. Diedrich, Vice Chair

Alliant Employee Benefits - Executive Vice President, Managing Director

Julie M. Dreixler, Vice Chair

Graham Media Group - VP/Chief Human Resources Officer

Dan Durbin, Treasurer

Structured Settlement Consultant

Dorothy O’Malley, Immediate Past Chair

Teacher (Retired)


Jonathan S. Bilton

Brown Legacy Group - Director of Real Estate

Fernard Kenniel


Lawrence Kipperman

Attorney (Retired)

Niamh (Neev) Kristufek

BMO Harris Bank - Senior Project Manager, US Business Banking Credit Risk

Mary Kay Krupka

Vice President of Human Resources, Retired

John Lemker

Wood Burditt Group - Attorney

Robert Lewandowski

Real Estate Development (Retired)

Dennis O’Malley

Beverly Trust & Savings - President

Mark Pignotti

Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC - Senior VP, Investments

Dan Proft

WIND Radio - Radio Talk Host

Sarah C. Rassey

Interior Designer

Brittany Scott

JP Morgan Chase - Executive Director/Global Technology

Zernul R. Shackelford Jr.


Brian Snell

Blue Cross Blue Shield - Vice President, Sales & Account Management

Brian Stutz

Mark McHugh

Envision Unlimited - President and CEO

Chrisonia Butler

Envision Unlimited - Director of Board Affairs/Secretary (Ex-Officio)

About Envision

Envision Unlimited, a non-profit human services provider, has been operating in the City of Chicago continuously since 1964.

On a daily basis, we enhance the lives and expand the futures for 1,200 children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities across all ages, abilities and backgrounds. Recognized as a leader for the services we provide, Envision utilizes innovative, accredited programs to provide highly individualized care to all of our clients and their families. It’s our goal to help them learn, live and thrive in their communities. We envision a future with the fewest possible limitations for our clients.

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