Board of Directors
Changed Life

Ray McElroy

Founder

Ray McElroy is a native of Chicago, Proviso West high school alum and graduate from Eastern Illinois University. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics, is a licensed, associate pastor at Central Christian Church, author, and a professional motivational speaker.

He spent six seasons in the NFL playing for the Indianapolis Colts, Detroit Lions, and the Chicago Bears. After retirement, he served as the Bears’ team chaplain for 5 years. McElroy is devoting his post football career to encouraging youth, young adults and families through A Ray of Hope on Earth, a 501c3 non-profit.

 

Steve Wille

Steve Wille

Board President

President
Advantage Contractor Solutions

Jonathan Hauser

Jonathan Hauser

Treasurer

Partner
KPMG

Dennis Rizo

Dennis Rizo

Secretary

Information Technology Specialist
Northwestern University

Ron Lofton Sr

Ron Lofton Sr

Retired
McDonald’s Franchisee

Michelle McElroy

Michelle McElroy

President
AIMarriages, Inc

Keith Richards

Keith Richards

Complex Market Manager
Walmart

Keith Richards

Sean Thomas

Senior Leader
Business Outsourcing & Professional Services

Keith Richards

Jim Webb

President
Eternally Green Lawn Care

Chris Welch

Chris Welch

Attorney & IL State Representative