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Brian Lepacek

Brian Lepacek, MDiv, CAE has been an executive leader in the non-profit sector for over 20 years.  Before joining AMIkids Inc. in 2021, Brian served as the Executive Director of the OSF Little Company of Mary Hospital Foundation in Evergreen Park, Illinois, leading resource development, government affairs, community benefit and the patient/provider experience across the healthcare enterprise. 

Brian has successfully led innovative expansions of resource development for granting, social service, and healthcare nonprofit organizations at the national, regional and local levels. Prior to his 9-year tenure the LCMH Foundation, he held strategic leadership roles in multiple operational and developmental modalities for the Children Affected by AIDS Foundation (Los Angeles/Chicago/New York), Boys & Girls Clubs of America (Chicago/Atlanta) and the Lester and Rosalie Anixter Center, a disabilities services organization (Chicago).

Prior to his career in philanthropy, Brian served in several professional lay ministry capacities for the Archdiocese of Chicago and Diocese of Rockford focused on best pastoral practice, adult ministry, liturgy, and faith community formation.  As a professional musician, Brian toured extensively throughout Italy, the Holy Land and Israel from 1996-2000 as a founding member of the 8-person a cappella ensemble Still Pointe.  A classically trained instrumentalist and vocalist, Brian remains active in the local arts community – and still finds time to enjoy an occasional round or two of weekend golf.

Mr. Lepacek is a graduate of the University of Chicago (BA, Musicology) and Catholic Theological Union at Chicago (Master of Divinity), and he holds the professional Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation through the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE).