Executive Director

Emily has been with NICIL for 15 years and has held many roles over the years.  She recently became the Executive Director at NICIL and also coordinates our Fast Track and Youth Services Program. As Executive Director, she works with Illinois Network of Centers for Independent Living (INCIL), Statewide Independent Living Council of Illinois (SILC), and many other local, state, and federal agencies to ensure that NICIL can continue providing services for individuals with disabilities.

Along with working at NICIL, Emily enjoys spending time with her family which includes her two (2) sons, her parents, and her sibling’s families including her nieces and nephews.  She also enjoys traveling around the United States and hopes to travel internationally one day soon!