Gretchen Petrakis

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Gretchen Petrakis serves as president of Peoria Academy’s board of directors. A long-time nonprofit leader, her experience encompasses granting writing for the academy, development directorship of Bradley University’s Caterpillar College of Engineering and Technology, and marketing and communications for Easterseals Central Illinois.

Petrakis currently serves on the Peoria Riverfront Museum’s development committee chair, and has been essential to building community relationships for the museum.