• Board of Directors

    Represented by various business and professional backgrounds, the board of directors is the policy-making body of Grow Clinton. The board studies key issues affecting the Clinton Region's economic vitality, business climate and quality of life, then communicates Grow Clinton’s position on these issues to the membership, government and media. The Grow Clinton staff is here to serve our members!

     2022-2023 Directors

    Serving a one-year term:

    • Open Seat
    • Lou Ray Déjà vu Furniture & Accessories
    • Joe Hoinkis LyondellBasell

    Serving a two-year term:

    • Steve Clements – Citizens First Bank – Vice Chair
    • Brig Tubbs First Central State BankTreasurer
    • Jason Wheat Clinton National Bank
    • Sean Connell Air Control Inc.

    Serving a three-year term:

    • Open Seat
    • Paula Steward – Alliant Energy – Chairperson
    • Drew Mangler The Insurance Group - Secretary
    • Scott Boehde Miles Communications


    Official spots include representatives from:

    • Clinton County – Supervisor Tom Determann
    • Whiteside County - TBD
    • City of Clinton – Mayor Scott Maddasion
    • City of Camanche – Mayor Austin Pruett
    • City of Fulton – Mayor Wendy Ottens


    Ex-Officios will be represented by:

    • Clinton Community College – Dr. Brian Kelly
    • Clinton Community School District – Gary DeLacy
    • Camanche Community School District – Tom Parker
    • River Bend Community School District – Darryl Hogue