About Us

Board Members

Mission - Vision

Strategic Goals


To develop initiatives that create viable cultural, educational, and economic opportunities in North Central Illinois.


Our vision is of an informed, inspired, gainfully employed and well-educated North Central Illinois community, which easily works together on a regional basis to enhance economic growth and educational opportunities.

Values Statement

We value education, it is our future.

We value community effort, we all have a stake in our future.

We value action & innovation, our economy will be what we choose.

We value partnerships, together we achieve more.