2022 Midwestern Local Federal Coordinating Committee (LFCC)

The LFCC is comprised of local Federal officials from across the zone. These individuals serve as our campaign’s governing body, providing year-round leadership and governance support to their local campaign.


LFCC Chair
Matthew Kopel 

Army Contracting Command - Rock Island


LFCC Member
Aimee Vermeulen   
Corps of Engineers - Rock Island

LFCC Member
Robin Brandt
Forest Service Region 9: Eastern Region

LFCC Member
Deborah Day
JTMC - Rock Island

LFCC Member
Lauren Niepert 

Federal Highway Administration


FEB Director
Edgar Delgado

Chicago Federal Executive Board

Administrative Officer
Luis Gaeta

Rock Island Arsenal 

LFCC Member
Joanne Kilian

Rock Island Arsenal 

LFCC Member
Gregory Middleton  

Rock Island Arsenal 

LFCC Member
Brian Klecka
Internal Revenue Service 

LFCC Member
Bridgett Manteufel  

USGS - Upper Midwest Science Center


Outreach Coordinator (OC) Maguire/ Maguire Inc.

The OC is contracted by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to conduct marketing, outreach, education, training, and event coordination for the local campaign.

Keri Hathhorn & Maureen Hartung
Local Campaign Manager & Regional Zone Director
[email protected] OR [email protected]

Mike May
Chief Executive Officer
[email protected]

Jennifer Howard
VP/ Chief Operations Officer
[email protected]

Courtney Placke
Executive Administrator
[email protected]