Rosemary Keefe-Matzl, Illinois Tool Works Foundation

TITLE: Director of Community Relations, Illinois Tool Works

FUNDING AREAS: Arts and culture, education, environment, health, human services, and youth programs

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PROFILE: Rosemary Keefe-Matzl serves as director of community relations for the Illinois Tool Works Foundation. She also serves on the Illinois Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service, which shares the following bio:

Rosemary holds the position of Director of Community Relations for Illinois Tool Works. Illinois Tool Works is a Fortune 200 company with over 5,000 products lines operating from 875 business units across 54 countries and employees approximately 59,000 employees. Rosemary’s responsibilities consist of corporate funding, ITW Foundation funding, volunteer programs, in-kind gifts, pro-bono and thought leadership placement. Prior to ITW, Rosemary was the Global Leader of Corporate Social Responsibility for Hewitt where she spent 15 years, and prior to that she was a VP of HR for American Express where she spent 8 years.

In addition, Rosemary serves as a board member to the following: American Cancer Society, America Scores, Ruby Bridges Foundation, Illinois Tool Works Foundation, and The College of Lake County.

On a personal level, Rosemary is the Mother of 4 children and is a trained chef who owned and operated her own restaurant from 1993 to 2008.