Program partners & leadership council

Working to close the mentoring gap and provide support to help young people achieve their full potential.


Gold Star Accredited Program Partners


Program Leadership Council

MENTOR Illinois is guided by the wisdom and expertise of a diverse group of mentoring program leaders who ensure that partnership activities are consistent with the best interest of the field of mentoring.


Dr. Roslind Blasingame-Buford
President, LINK Unlimited Scholars

Stacy Jackson
Executive Director, Chicago Lights

Michelle Morrison, LCSW
Chief Executive Officer, Youth Guidance

Jeanne Stahlheber
President, Illinois State Association

Dominique Jordan Turner
President & CEO, Chicago Scholars Foundation

Carl Tutt
Board Chair, 100 Black Men of Chicago

Glenn Wilke
Executive Director, Midtown Educational Foundation