URGENT/CRITICAL NEED for ALL DONATIONS & BLOOD TYPES especially Type O and Platelets. Click here to schedule your donation and help spread the word!

There is no deferral for COVID-19 vaccinations currently being administered in the U.S. and donors are not required to show status. Learn more about our Coronavirus Pandemic Response and COVID-19 Vaccinations. Face masks and appointments are required. Appointments can be made the day of donation by contacting us at 800-747-5401.  

We're excited to announce that our organization is now officially named ImpactLife! Read more about our evolution here: www.bloodcenter.org/impactlife 

2021 - 2022 Board of Directors

CHAIRMAN - CHAIRMAN - Darrin Lindquist,  John Deere Information Systems

CHAIRMAN - Darrin Lindquist,  John Deere Information Systems

VICE-CHAIRMAN -  Nathan Sondgeroth, Vera French Community Mental Health Center

VICE-CHAIRMAN - Nathan Sondgeroth, Vera French Community Mental Health Center

PRESIDENT - Mike Parejko, Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center

PRESIDENT - Mike Parejko, ImpactLife

SECRETARY - Janet Jokela, M.D.,  University of Illinois College of Medicine

SECRETARY - Janet Jokela, M.D.,  University of Illinois College of Medicine

TREASURER - Michelle Steining, Honkamp Krueger & Co P.C.

TREASURER - Michelle Steining, Honkamp Krueger & Co P.C.

IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR - Chad Everitt, Deloitte

IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR - Chad Everitt, Deloitte

Theresa Main, R.N., Genesis Medical Center-Silvis

Theresa Main, R.N., Genesis Medical Center-Silvis

Sanjai Nagendra, M.D.,  Medical Director-LabCorp

Sanjai Nagendra, M.D., Medical Director-LabCorp

Tracy Poelvoorde, Ph.D., R.N., Trinity College of Nursing & Health Sciences

Tracy Poelvoorde, Ph.D., R.N., Trinity College of Nursing & Health Sciences

David Pratt, M.D., Gastroenterologist (Retired)

David Pratt, M.D., Gastroenterologist (Retired)

Richard Schimmel, Ed.D., University of Illinois (Retired)

Adam Judd, KONE

Jarrod Wall, M.D., SIU School of Medicine

Jarrod Wall, M.D., SIU School of Medicine

Tom Licea, Baxter (Retired)

Tom Licea, Baxter (Retired)

Tom Licea, Baxter (Retired)

Tate Featherstone, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

Tom Licea, Baxter (Retired)

Emily Blaylock, Northwest Bank & Trust

Burl Randolph JR

Burl Randolph, Jr., DM, Colonel MyWingman, LLC
Kyle Day Kyle Day, Rock River Family Office, LLC
Kara Ferry Kara Ferry, John Deere Construction & Forestry