Our Team
Natalie Beck

Position: President

Phone: 217-429-3000

E-mail: nbeck@maconcountygives.org

The Community Foundation of Macon County is blessed by the people who believe in the power of philanthropy and who devote their energy, time and resources for the benefit of others. Your generous spirit inspires us, and we are humbled by your continued support of the work we do.

Natalie provides the vision and leadership for shaping the Community Foundation's role as a civic leader, grantmaker, philanthropic partner and charitable giving vehicle. She identifies and addresses issues key to the quality of life in the community and oversees the Community Foundation's daily operations. Natalie is an Illinois native and graduate of the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. She received her Bachelors in Journalism and Masters of Science from the U of I. She is also a Certified Fund Raising Executive with 25 years of experience in not-for-profit management. She lives in Decatur with her husband Matt, owner of Beck Tech, and has three married daughters and 11 grandchildren.