Quad Cities and West Central Illinois

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Chapter Offices
1100 River Drive
Moline, IL 61265

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1100 River Drive
Moline, IL 61265

3000 North 23rd Street
Quincy, IL 62305

Quad Cities and West Central Illinois Board of Directors

  • Dale Dollenbacher, Board Chair
  • Jackie Anhalt
  • Lara Baugh
  • Denise Bulat
  • Daniel Daly
  • Robert DeFrance
  • James Hilgenberg
  • Andre Jeffries
  • Lisa Lindholm
  • Rene Mailhot
  • Steven McCann
  • Jason O’Rourke
  • Michael Patterson
  • Teresa Richhart
  • Patricia Shouse
  • Wesley Sowers
  • Jason Steward
  • William Tank, Jr.
  • Patrick Webber
  • Cathie Whiteside
  • Katie Wilson


Amber Wood, Executive Director

Amber Wood started her Red Cross career in 2008, as a Community Chapter Executive in Clinton, Iowa. Her leadership role expanded over the next five years to include managing a Red Cross office in Rock Falls, Illinois, and serving as the interim Community Chapter Executive for the American Red Cross in Dubuque, Iowa. In October 2014, Amber was named Executive Director for a newly formed American Red Cross serving the Quad Cities and West Central Illinois, a 19 county area including the Quad Cities area, West Central Illinois and Northeast Missouri.

Amber has a Bachelor of Science in Communications Technology Management from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and a Masters of Arts in Organizational Management from Ashford University. Amber has an extensive background in non-profit management; she has been successful in building partner relationships with area businesses, organizations and other community-based groups.