Nick Reutter

Nick Reutter

 Nick Reutter has been involved with Prairieland CEO since its inception.  He has served on the board of directors as Treasurer until agreeing to accept the position as the Facilitator for the 2023/2024 school year.  He earned a bachelor’s degree in History and Political Science (Law) from Illinois State University and has been a banker for 20 years.  He and his wife, Jenny, have two boys, Brooks (6) and Grady (2) along with their two Labradors, Shooter and Brew.  They currently live in Gifford and enjoy spending time outdoors, camping, fishing, and tending to their garden/farm. 

Mandy Taylor

Mandy Taylor

Mandy earned a bachelor’s degree in organizational leadership from Greenville University and currently lives in Mahomet with her husband, Ben, and two children, Abigail and Ethan.


About Mandy…


Lifelong Champaign County resident, currently resides in Mahomet


Graduated from Greenville University in 2006


Has a bachelor of science degree in organizational leadership


Previously worked for the University of Illinois’ Beckman Institute, Biomedical Imaging Center, and Fighting Illini football office


Loves watching her kids play sports and traveling


Loves dogs – especially her two vizslas, Marley and Reese’s