Sherri L. Rudicil (MPA, University of Illinois Springfield, 2008) is a Research Program Specialist with the Center for Prevention Research and Development. The focus of her work is the coordination of the Illinois Youth Survey. Mrs. Rudicil has over 12 years of experience in the field of youth substance abuse prevention. She has served as Chair of the Champaign/Urbana Youth Coalition and Co-Chair of the Take Back Vermilion County coalition. In 2015, Mrs. Rudicil was named one of Champaign County’s 40 Under 40 award recipients.