Community Outreach Coordinator

Kimberly Janssen works with the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago part time, hailing from central Illinois. With experience in both community education and case management, Kimberly serves central Illinois, which was previously served by the Epilepsy Resource Center of Central Illinois. She worked with the Epilepsy Resource of Central Illinois for over six years and has over 15 years of experience working with and advocating on behalf of individuals with disabilities.

She provides educational presentations and trainings, facilitates support groups, develops relationships with the community, advocates community awareness to community agencies, hospitals, schools and school staff personnel, and provides case management as needed. She is also trained in First Aid and CPR. With a B.S. degree in Humans Services and a minor in Psychology from Indiana Purdue Fort Wayne, we are fortunate to have Kimberly on our team with her expertise, experience and energetic personality. Kimberly and her husband, Rev. Samuel Janssen resides in Rochester, Illinois near Springfield (down state from Chicago, as they say).