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John W. Sentell

Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer

The Wetlands Initiative

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The Wetlands Initiative

53 West Jackson Boulevard Suite 1015

Chicago, Illinois, 60604

United States

Company Description

The Wetlands Initiative (TWI) is a Chicago-based nonprofit organization founded in 1994 and dedicated to restoring the wetland resources of the Midwest to improve water quality, increase wildlife habitat and biodiversity, and reduce flood damage. TWI is an awa...more

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Staff | Lake Forest Open Lands

John W. Sentell
Business: 847.234.3880 x15 E-mail: jsentell@LFOLA.org Prior to joining the Open Lands' staff in 2010, John served as executive director and chief operating officer of The Wetlands Initiative, a leading Illinois environmental organization focused on developing economic-based projects to restore lost floodplain habitat throughout the Illinois River watershed. His additional non-profit experience includes an appointment as vice chairman of the MCDC Corporation, a public tax corporation serving the residents of Collin County, Texas. Prior to his work in the non-profit sector, John had a career in Fortune 500 marketing and new product development for Campbell-Ewald, Inc. and the Leo Burnett Company, as well as independent brand consulting. He was recently elected to serve as president of the statewide Prairie State Conservation Coalition, the cooperative of land trusts in Illinois. He is also proud to represent Lake Forest Open Lands as one of 50 organizations on the Land Trust Alliance's National Leadership Council. John is currently secretary of Camp Gingerquill (Grayling, MI), and formerly served terms on the board of Bluestem Communications and the Wetlands Initiative. John graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Miami University, Oxford (OH) and lives in southeast Lake Forest with his wife Sue, and is the proud father of two college-aged children. A passionate conservationist and fly-fisherman, John is inspired by the deep conservation ethic of Chicago's north shore communities that help support Open Lands' conservation work. Prior to joining Lake Forest Open Lands in 2010, John served as executive director and chief operating officer of The Wetlands Initiative. Additional non-profit experience included an appointment as vice chairman of the MCDC Corporation, a public tax corporation serving the residents of Collin County, Texas. Before this non-profit experience, John had a career in Fortune 500 marketing and new product development for Lintas: Campbell-Ewald, Inc. and the Leo Burnett Company, as well as independent brand consulting. He currently serves on the boards of Bluestem Communications and The Wetlands Initiative, and is an elected officer of the Prairie State Conservation Coalition and secretary of Camp Ginger Quill in Grayling, Michigan. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Miami University, Oxford (OH) and lives in southeast Lake Forest with his wife Sue and is the proud father of two college-aged children. A passionate conservationist and fly-fisherman, John is inspired by the deep conservation ethic of Lake Forest and embraced by Lake Forest Open Lands.


Staff | Lake Forest Open Lands

John W. Sentell
Business: 847.234.3880 x15 E-mail: jsentell@LFOLA.org Prior to joining Lake Forest Open Lands in 2010, John served as executive director and chief operating officer of The Wetlands Initiative. Additional non-profit experience included an appointment as vice chairman of the MCDC Corporation, a public tax corporation serving the residents of Collin County, Texas. Before this non-profit experience, John had a career in Fortune 500 marketing and new product development for Lintas: Campbell-Ewald, Inc. and the Leo Burnett Company, as well as independent brand consulting. He currently serves on the boards of Bluestem Communications and The Wetlands Initiative, and is an elected officer of the Prairie State Conservation Coalition and secretary of Camp Ginger Quill in Grayling, Michigan. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Miami University, Oxford (OH) and lives in southeast Lake Forest with his wife Sue and is the proud father of two college-aged children. A passionate conservationist and fly-fisherman, John is inspired by the deep conservation ethic of Lake Forest and embraced by Lake Forest Open Lands.


Board of Directors | Bluestem Communications

John Sentell is president and CEO of Lake Forest Open Lands Association, a land trust in Lake County, Illinois focused on land preservation, restoration, and environmental education.
From 2006 to 2010 he was on staff at the Wetlands Initiative, most recently serving as TWI's executive director and CEO. John previously served as vice chairman of the MCDC Corporation, a public tax corporation serving the residents of Collin County, Texas. Prior to his work in the nonprofit sector, Mr. Sentell had a career in Fortune 500 marketing and branding for Campbell-Ewald, Inc. and the Leo Burnett Company, as well as independent consulting for Trilium Group, LLC. A passionate conservationist and fly-fisherman, John currently serves on the board of the Wetlands Initiative and is secretary of Camp Ginger Quill (MI). He earned a B.S. in business administration from Miami University, Oxford, OH.


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Written By: John Sentell (The Wetlands Initiative), James Montgomery (Environmental Science Program, DePaul University), and Bob Kirschner (Chicago Botanic Garden).
Written by Jim Montgomery (Environmental Science Program, DePaul University), John Sentell (The Wetlands Initiative), and Bob Kirschner (Chicago Botanic Garden). Written By: John Sentell (The Wetlands Initiative), James Montgomery (Environmental Science Program, DePaul University), and Bob Kirschner (Chicago Botanic Garden). John Sentell (The Wetlands Initiative), James Montgomery (Environmental Science Program, DePaul University), and Bob Kirschner (Chicago Botanic Garden). Written By: John Sentell of The Wetlands Initiative and James Montgomery of the Environmental Science Program, DePaul University Written by John Sentell of The Wetlands Initiative and James Montgomery of the Environmental Science Program, DePaul University 5 Austin, John. 2006. "The Vital Center: A Federal â€" State Compact to Renew the Great Lakes Region." 6 Great Lakes â€" St. Lawrence Cities Initiative. 2007. "Local investment in the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence"


Lake Forest Open Lands Association

Lake Forest Open Lands announces John Sentell as its new president effective immediately.
Mr. Sentell becomes the fourth president in the nationally recognized land trust's 43-year history. Mr. Sentell comes to Lake Forest Open Lands after serving as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Director of The Wetlands Initiative (TWI), a Chicago-based conservation organization focused on large-scale wetland restoration. "John brings an ideal combination of business skills and conservation leadership to our organization," said Melanie Rummel, chairman of Lake Forest Open Lands Association.


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