Board of Trustees

Photo of Todd LesterTodd Lester, Macomb, IL; appointed 2016.

Todd Lester was appointed to the Western Illinois University Board of Trustees on  January 18, 2016. Mr. Lester is a 1990 graduate of WIU in Business and Finance. He is the community president of Citizen’s Bank of Macomb, a division of Morton Community Bank.  

Mr. Lester was the 2014 recipient of  the Town & Gown Award from the WIU Alumni Association.  He has served as a member of the WIU Foundation Board of Directors, including serving a term as president.  He is a member of the Leatherneck Club, and has served on the club's advisory board, as well as on the Purple and Gold Auction Committee.   

Mr. Lester is also active in the Macomb community as a member of the Macomb Area Economic Development Corporation, serving as the president, and as a member of the Macomb Rotary and the Macomb Area Chamber of Commerce board, among others. He is actively involved in Macomb schools, supporting the MHS Band Boosters and MHS Bomber Booster Club.