Additional Team Members

jAllen64 Jeff Allen
Jeff has a degree in Aviation Science from Utah Valley University and is certified in instrument ratings and commercial flight through the Illinois Aviation Academy in Chicago. He has flown since 2004.
  hLauf64 Heather Lauf 
Communications Specialist 
Heather grew up in north central Illinois around her family’s John Deere dealership. She holds degrees in English and Communications from Augustana College in Rock Island, IL and a master’s degree in English from Bradley University.
dEngland64 Daniel England
Business Systems Analyst
Daniel graduated from Illinois Central College with an associate’s degree in applied science with Electronics Technology. He worked for Pearl Technologies as a technology consultant and at Illinois Machine and Tool Works as IT Manager before joining us.
  kLawson64 Kevin Lawson
Associate Software Developer
Kevin holds a bachelor’s degree in Microbiology and a master’s degree in Computer Science from Western Illinois University. He worked in the farm and construction equipment industries as a software developer prior to joining Water Street Solutions.
sFoster64 Sarah Foster
Accounting Administrator
Sarah graduated from Illinois State University with a degree in Marketing and a minor in Insurance. She began working with Water Street Solutions in 2008 as an intern and joined the company full-time in 2009.
  aPrice64 Andrea Majors
Human Resources Manager
Andrea attended Illinois Central College and is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). She started with Water Street in 2006 and has enjoyed assisting with the growth of the company since then.
jHarper64 John Harper
Senior Software Developer
John holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois-Champaign. Before joining us in 2008, John worked for Motorola for 13 years as a software engineer, technical lead and product architect.
  lMattiazza64 Lori Mattiazza
Lori grew up in Peru, Illinois and attended Illinois Central College. She worked at the RiverPlex fitness center in Peoria as a customer service representative prior to coming to Water Street Solutions in 2011.
dKing64 Debbie King
Administrative Support Manager
Debbie earned an associate’s degree from Illinois Central College. She began her career in the hospitality industry as a hotel manager. She joined Water Street Solutions in 1996. She serves as executive assistant to senior management and leads a support team.
  sMcgraw64 Shane McGraw
Project Coordinator
Shane earned his degree in Mass Communications from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. He works in the development area on training and e-learning content, along with managing remote conferencing.
lKing64 Laurie King
Facility Coordinator
Laurie is from the Peoria area. She worked at International Paper Company for 20 years. She and her husband owned a construction company that built car dealerships and residential properties. At Water Street, she manages maintenance of the facilities.
  bPowers64 Bridget Powers
Administrative Assistant
Bridget has a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Illinois State University. Before joining Water Street Solutions in 1995, she worked in the banking industry. Here, she supports the Ag Finance, Market Advisory and Legacy Planning departments.
jKrieger64 Joanne Krieger
Administrative Assistant
Joanne has a bachelor’s degree in Biology from Bradley University. She began working at Water Street in 2008. She supports the Human Resources, Crop Insurance, Multi-Line Insurance and Information Technology departments.

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