Pekin marigold festival

Marigold Committee

2017 Marigold Festival Committee

Brigitte Krieg - Chairman

Eric Hill - Chairman Elect

Amy McCoy- Vice Chairman

Jeff Lange - Past Chairman

Cameron Bettin
Kerry Bryant
Tom Dault
Courtney Eeten
Baylee Gambetti
Gary Gillis
Josh Hafliger
Paul Heine
Meghan Innis
Jason Juchems
Dee Dee Leaver
Greg Ranney
Chuck Robertson
Shannon Sandoval
Val Springborn
Mike Vonderheide

Renna Hadsall
Events Manager

Bill Fleming
Executive Director

Committee Assignments

South Side Bank Art In The Park/Civic Collage - Kerry Bryant, Meghan Innis, Brigitte Krieg
Envirosafe Celebrity - Val Springborn, Shannon Sandoval
Sidewalk Chalk Walk sponsored by NRG Powerton Generating Station - Baylee Gambetti, Jeff Lange
Jimmy Johns Freaky Fast Pitch - Gary Gillis, Greg Ranney
Entertainment - Jason Juchems, Dee Dee Leaver
Pekin Insurance Festive Food Court/CEFCU Soda Stations- Josh Haflinger, Charles Robertson
Honoring Dirksen - Gary Gillis, Val Springborn
Info Booth/Booklet/Promotions - Val Springborn, Shannon Sandoval
Kids' Experience sponsored by Big R of Pekin- Amy Whiting-McCoy, Courtney Eeten
Pepsi Marigold Medallion - Gary Gillis, Baylee Gambetti
Marigold Merchandise - Jason Juchems, Baylee Gambetti, Brigette Krieg
Miss Marigold Pageant - Baylee Gambetti, Shannon Sandoval, Dee Dee Leaver
Marigold Festival Parade sponsored by Busey Bank- Jason Juchems, Greg Ranney, Jeff Lange
Park Layout -Eric Hill, Tom Dault, Mike Vonderheide, Paul Heine
Cruise In - Gary Gillis, Greg Ranney




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