Lauren Kingston
President

Lauren has been a member of the Junior League of Kane and DuPage Counties since 2016. Prior to joining JLKD, she was a member of the Junior League of Seattle beginning in 2015. This past year, 2018 - 2019, her term as President-Elect included the dual role as Executive Vice President - managing the Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs and interacting with each of the JLKD committees to assist them in achieving their goals. Her previous roles held within JLKD include Treasurer and Finance Vice President. Lauren enjoys working with various teams and talking with members about new ideas, leadership opportunities, and ways we can work together to advance the JLKD mission of developing female leaders as catalysts for lasting community change. Lauren is an attorney for a software company and enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter and mischievous cat.

Korinne Smillie
President Elect

Korinne is in her third year with the League. Her previous roles with the league include Finance Vice President. Fundraising Co-Chair and roles on the Community Action Committee. Professionally, she is a CPA, specializing in providing assurance and general business consulting to real estate, construction and manufacturing & distribution companies. Originally from central Illinois, she now lives in Glen Ellyn with her husband.

Patricia Paxson
Secretary

This will be Patricia’s fifth year in the Junior League of Kane and DuPage Counties. Her previous JLKD roles include: Community Chair, Community Co-Chair, and Community Vice Co-Chair as well as membership roles on the Nominating, Community and New Member Committees. Professionally, Patricia is a stay-at-home mom, and she is also a classically trained Pastry Chef! Patricia has also held positions as a Scheduler for a U.S. Congressman and two U.S. Senators in Washington, D.C. prior to being a full time mom. Patricia lives in Oswego with her husband, two little ones and their miniature schnauzer, Remington.

Anna Mary Walker
Finance Vice President

Anna Mary transferred to the Junior League of Kane & DuPage Counties from the Junior League of Lafayette in Louisiana. She has previously served as Treasurer within the JLKD. Professionally, Anna Mary is a nonprofit consultant focusing on administrative support, producing marketing and fundraising materials, as well as grant writing. Anna Mary lives in Geneva with her husband and two boys.

Nancy Lincoln
Board Advisor

Nancy joined the Junior League Cleveland chapter in 2005 and transferred to the Junior League of Kane and DuPage Counties in 2007. She has previously served as "Done in a Day" Chair, Finance Vice President and Treasurer. Nancy is a consultant for Hyland Software where she works with the healthcare sales team and enjoys the benefits of being a remote employee. Nancy is also a wife, mom to Alexandra and a Girl Scout leader.

Angela David
Nominating and Placement Chair

Angela joined JLKD in 2014. She has previously served as President, President-Elect, Treasurer, Data Manager, PR Chair, as well as a member of the Placement Committee, Fundraising Committee and Finance Committee. Angela's favorite part of JLKD is being able to develop her leadership and other skills while interacting with the local community. Professionally, Angela is a Senior Specialist on the Conference Services team for the Alzheimer’s Association. Angela lives in Joliet with her dog, Charlie.