Our Staff

Katie Thompson, Deputy Director

As Deputy Director of QCACFP Katie Thompson is responsible for human resources, menu planning and ordering, and ensuring grant compliance. Thompson joined the staff of QCACFP in November 2015 with seven years of nonprofit experience after serving as the Youth Enrichment Director at Two Rivers YMCA and the Executive Director of Spring Forward Learning Center. Katie holds a bachelor’s degree from Western Illinois University (Business Administration) and a master’s degree (Organizational Leadership) from Lewis University and has a deep passion for serving the children of the community. A native of Joy, Illinois and now residing in Rock Island with her husband Chuck, and enjoys spending time with Sienna, Chase, and Canyon.

Board of Directors
Mike Zeitler, Chairman
Tad Birditt, Vice Chairman
Grace Shirk, Secretary
Jackie Celske, Treasurer
Ivory Clark
P.J. Foley
Dave VanLendegen