Press Releases

News releases about the Association and its members, including events, new publications, awards, surveys, staff, etc., are issued as needed.

Please direct media inquiries to:

Kara Kienzler, 217/528-9688, ext. 1156 or email

If unavailable, please contact Britni Beck, Administrative Assistant, at ext. 1131 or email Every attempt will be made to answer your questions in a timely manner.