Meet Our Staff
Sr. Director of Development
Eileen Gutierrez joined the Joliet Area Community Hospice leadership team in January 2020. She is responsible for overseeing all fundraising, friendraising, and marketing.
Prior to joining JACH, Eileen was the Director of Development and Project Liaison at the Cathedral of St. Raymond Nonnatus in Joliet, IL. In that role, she was instrumental in facilitating a seven-year strategic plan for the cathedral, marketed and administered the Centennial Capital Campaign which raised more than $1.8 million, and overseeing capital improvements at the parish. She was named St. Raymond Nonnatus Woman of the Year in 2015.
Eileen earned her Bachelor of News-Editorial Journalism from University of Illinois. She has served on the Cathedral Area Preservation Association Board and is a member of the Board of Directors at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home.
Eileen resides in Joliet with her husband of 25 years and two college-age children.