A long-time supporter of Illinois State and the Bloomington-Normal community, Dobski and his wife, Julie, were named Philanthropists of the Year by the Illinois Prairie Community Foundation. Dobski’s service includes leadership roles with The Baby Fold’s Festival of Trees and the McLean County Chamber of Commerce. He has been active with The American Red Cross of the Heartland, the Bloomington-Normal Economic Development Council and the W.D. Boyce Council Boy Scouts of America.
Co-owner of 10 area McDonald’s Restaurant franchises, Dobski served as president of the Peoria-Bloomington McDonald’s Co-op and vice chair of the Ronald McDonald House Charities Board in Springfield. He is a 1969 DePaul University graduate.
(term expires January 2023)