State President Callah Moree' McLeod did a wonderful job calling for reports, nominations, votes, and in general, running the 2 day meeting. Twelve of the local societies in the state were represented and there were nearly 100 people in attendance.
|Callah presiding at the State Banquet|
|Pierce Downer Society receives their Awards|
Callah sold lapel pins in the shape of dog tags with her logo and collected donations. She was able to donate over $6000 to this worthy cause - enough to train more than 2 dogs.
|Gary and Eva receiving the check from State President Callah McLeod and Senior State President Robert Collins|
|National Officers from Illinois - National Corresponding Secretary Amanda Nagy, State President Callah McLeod, and National President Caitlin Collins. They are standing in front of an awesome dog house custom made for the banquet by Mike McLeod.|