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To contact us:

Prairie Ridge of Galena, LLC
P.O. Box 6425
Galena, IL 61036

CALL     815.281.2393

Meet the board and team.


The vision

To create a community in Galena designed for the needs and desires of active seniors, providing a choice of housing and lifestyle options as their needs change.

Established in 2011, Prairie Ridge of Galena LLC is a for-profit corporation. Since its inception, the group has worked closely with its team of experts to measure community interest, develop business models and design a 50-apartment, inclusive rental-style independent community for active seniors, while utilizing local resources. This premier development offers freedom from maintenance, a wealth of services and amenities, as well as convenience of location.


John D. Cooke, President & Chairman
Eric Dregne, Executive Vice President & CFO
Emily Painter, Vice President of Marketing
Kate Freeman, Secretary
Marty Johnson, Vice President of Architecture
Bill Miller, Vice President of Construction
Jean Dregne, Vice President of Stakeholder Relations

Support Team
Mark Takes, Senior Housing Consultants
Allison Law, Senior Housing Management
Robert Roth, Vincent, Roth, Toepfer & Leinen, P.C.
Patrick McCarthy, O’Connor Brooks & Co., P.C.
Joe Judge, Lane & Waterman LLP

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FRONT ROW: Kate Freeman, John D. Cooke and Bill Miller. BACK ROW: Marty Johnson, Emily Painter and Eric Dregne. NOT PICTURED: Jean Dregne
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