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Kelly Klobucher
Works at The Hegeler Carus Foundation
Attends University of Illinois at Chicago
Lives in LaSalle, IL
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Manage preservation and restoration or National Historic Landmark, fundraising, marketing, public relations, event planning, public speaking
Employment
  • The Hegeler Carus Foundation
    Executive Director, 2010 - present
  • Kelly Klobucher, Integrated Marketing
    Integrated Marketing, Public Relations, Event Planning, Public Speaking, Fundraising, 2009 - present
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LaSalle, IL
Previously
LaSalle, IL - Chicago, IL; Evanston, IL; Normal, IL; LaSalle, IL
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Introduction
I am the Executive Director of the Hegeler Carus Foundation, which manages the preservation and restoration of two historic homes in La Salle, IL.  The Hegeler Carus Mansion, built in 1874 is a National Historic Landmark, is under restoration and is operated as a house museum.  The Julius W. Hegeler 1 Home is on the National Register and is being restored to be a community center and venue.
I write a travel blog, The Backyard Tourist.  I blog about quick day trips for people without a lot of time for a get away. 
Prior to joining the Hegeler Carus Foundation I founded a marketing company in La Salle, IL.  My firm provided marketing solutions to small and medium sized businesses in North Central Illinois specializing in marketing, public relations, advertising, social media, branding and image consulting.  I have spoken to various organizations on customer service, image, and marketing. 
I am board chair for The Heritage Corridor Convention and Visitors Bureau, board member for the Illinois River Road National Scenic Byway, board member for the La Salle County Tourism Coalition, board member for the La Salle Business Association, board member for La Salle Planning and Activity Committee, board member for the La Salle County Historical Society, past chair for the Illinois Valley Memory Walk for Alzheimers, past president of Peru Rotary Club, ambassador for the Illinois Valley Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development, and public relations and recruiting officer for the Illinois Valley Woman's Club.
Education
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
    Non Profit Management, 2013 - present
  • Northwest School LaSalle, IL; Lincoln Jr. High School, LaSalle, IL; LaSalle-Peru Township High School, Illinois Valley Community College, Illinois State University
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