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Scott Hays president@illinoispaddling.org


564A County Road 2400 N, Dewey, IL 61840

Vice President

Scott Hewitt  gscott.hewitt@gmail.com


Tom Eckels thomasreckels@gmail.com


Don Mueggenborg:  donmuegg@att.net

9 E Peiffer Dr. Lemont, IL. 60439


Frank Koehler: fjkoehler1952@gmail.com

Jennifer Satorius jsatorius@gmail.com

Greg Taylor: gregtaylor408@gmail.com

Michael Taylor:  kayakmike238@yahoo.com

Last Past  President: Tom Eckels:  thomasreckels@gmail.com


Water TrailKeepers: Tom Eckels  program-manager@watertrailkeepers.org

Central IL:  Jennifer Satorius jsatorius@gmail.com

North-West IL: Open

Southern IL: Open

Marketing and Public Relations:  Open

Paddlesports Business: Open

Park and Forest Preserves:  Open

White Water Paddlers: Open

Flat Water Paddlers: Open

Sea Kayakers: Open

Committee Chairs / Program Managers

IPC Paddlesports Safety Taskforce–Northern Illinois: Greg Taylor gregtaylor408@gmail.com

IPC Paddlesports Safety Taskforce–Southern Illinois: Scott Hewitt gscott.hewitt@gmail.com

Safety and Education Co-Chair: Scott Hewitt  gscott.hewitt@gmail.com

Safety and Education Co-Chair:  Greg Taylor  gregtaylor408@gmail.com

Water TrailKeepers: Tom Eckels program-manager@watertrailkeepers.org 

Advocacy: Scott Hays sphays12@gmail.com

Competition: Kevin Bradley kevincanoe@gmail.com

Web:  Open

Newsletter: Open news@illinoispaddling.org

Youth in Paddling: Open

Organizational Representatives

USCA : Kevin Bradley  kevincanoe@gmail.com

OpenLands: Laura Barghusen lbarghusen@openlands.org