Lyn Hruska joined the American Red Cross in 1997, as the Executive Director for the Bloomington, IL chapter. In 2013, Lyn was promoted to Regional Development Officer for the American Red Cross Central and Southern Illinois Region – responsible for annual fundraising through individual and corporate donors, special events and grants.
In June of 2016, Lyn was again promoted, this time to Chief Executive Officer for the American Red Cross Central and Southern Illinois Region. As the Regional CEO, Lyn oversees 30 paid staff and more than 2,000 volunteers. Lyn also serves as the Executive Director for the American Red Cross Serving Central Illinois.
Lyn is active in numerous community organizations and events, and is extremely dedicated to the Red Cross mission. She exemplifies the values of the American Red Cross through her passion to help others.