August 31, 2017

Foundation bids farewell to Cichy and Bemis

The Kishwaukee College Foundation bid farewell to Board members, Evelina Jose Cichy, DeKalb, and Lorna Bemis, Sycamore, at their regularly scheduled meeting on August 10.  Cichy retires from the Foundation Board after three years of service. She served as a staff member at Kishwaukee College primarily in Adult Education programs for 36 years, retiring in 2014 as the Vice President of Instruction.  Bemis has served on the Foundation Board for 7 years along with several years of working with the Annual Benefit Dinner Committee.  The Kishwaukee College Foundation Board commemorated Cichy’s and Bemis’ service with plaques, recognizing their service and dedication. Pictured, L to R, are Bill Nicklas, Executive Director of the Foundation; Dr. Laurie Borowicz, President of Kishwaukee College; Evelina Jose Cichy; and Brett Brown, President of the Kishwaukee College Foundation Board. Not pictured is Lorna Bemis who was unable to attend the meeting.