Our Team
Deb Hale Kirchner

Position: Communications Specialist

Phone: 217.429.3000

E-mail: dkirchner@maconcountygives.org

It is a joy to work for an organization that successfully partners with donors and our community’s nonprofits to bring such good to Macon County. I am honored to help The Community Foundation of Macon County in making a positive difference in our area.

Deb is responsible for writing or editing many of the Foundation’s printed and digital communications.

Deb has extensive experience working in the areas of communications and marketing for Macon County institutions, including serving several years at Millikin University and completing two stints at Decatur Memorial Hospital. She is also an active volunteer for local nonprofits.

Deb earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Southern Illinois University Carbondale. A Central Illinois native, Deb and her husband, Ken, have deep roots in Macon County.