Dove, Inc. Names New Executive Director


Decatur- Dove’s Board of Directors has named a new Executive Director.  Christine Gregory will the 5 core programs of Dove with the 37 staff members and a volunteer force of more than 1,000.           

Mrs. Gregory has been a member of the Decatur Area community since 1995. Gregory previously served as Digital Learning Support Lead for the State of Illinois Virtual School (IVS).  Before joining the IVS administrative leadership team, she served as a National Board Certified Teacher in Bethany, Heyworth, Richland Community College and Millikin University.

In addition to teaching, she was privileged to work on the Science Operations Working Group (SOWG) on several NASA missions to Mars, including the Mars Exploration Rovers and the Mars Phoenix Lander.

Gregory holds a bachelor’s degree from the Miami University of Ohio and a master’s degree from the University of North Dakota.  She was a Graduate Fellow in Chemistry at the University of Illinois, and a graduate of SCORE and Millikin University's Center for Entrepreneurship First Step FastTrac program. Together with her family, she has owned and operated several businesses in the Decatur area.

Mrs. Gregory will begin at Dove on  March 1 and her office will be in the Dove, Inc. Anna B. Millikin Home.

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