Mission Statement

Community Support Systems is committed to enhancing opportunities to live, learn, work, and play.

Accreditation & Licensure

Community Support Systems is accredited by CQL, the Council on Quality and Leadership; and licensed where applicable, by the Illinois Department of Human Services.

Our Staff

Andy Kistler

Executive Director

  217-705-4300 Ext. 7044

Deb Parmenter

Director of Business

  217-705-4300 Ext. 4432

Pete Niccum

Director of Employment Services

  217-705-4300 Ext. 7044

Barb Kessler

Community Day Services Coordinator

  217-705-4300 Ext. 2969

Heidi Hardiek

Community Employment Coordinator

  217-705-4300 Ext. 8002

Nancy Mader

Respite Coordinator

  217-705-4300

Geri Buhnerkempe

Residential Coordinator

  217-705-4300 Ext. 3550

Beth Brown

Residential Coordinator

  217-705-4300 Ext. 3756

Debbie Einhorn

Director of Family Support

  217-705-4300 Ext. 8016

Rita Wahl

Child & Family Connections Manager

  217-705-4300 Ext. 4442

Sandy Vansaghi

Director of Rehabilitation

  217-705-4300 Ext. 4448

Leasa Mattka

CFC Cornerstone Liaison

  217-705-4300 Ext. 3512

Board of Directors

  • Greg Bean, President
  • Barry Bright, Vice President
  • Randy Jones, Treasurer
  • Angie Koester, Secretary
  • Janet Clark
  • Dan Holste
  • Angie Koester
  • Jeremy Nieman
  • Yvette Paddock
  • Ginger Robbins
  • Jim Rutledge
  • Anita Seiler
  • Larry Weber