Meet The Counselors

Thank you for your interest in scheduling a counseling appointment with ECI SCORE. Once you complete and submit the online Score Mentoring Request form, our Volunteer Coordinator will assign a counselor to you.

You should be contacted in the next 48 hours. If you are not contacted, please send an email to, or call Lynette Lykins at (217) 359-1791.

Here is a list of our volunteer counselors, so you can see the kind of expertise that is available to help you.

Terry L. Ramsey

Terry has been a business consultant since 2008. He is a registered Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®), and a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor. He is certified in QuickBooks 2009 - 2014. He has developed small business accounting systems using Intuit QuickBooks, Peachtree AccountingPro, and Microsoft Excel. Terry has a technical background as well as a business background. He has 18 years of industry experience at Eastman Kodak Co. and 23 years experience at Eastern Illinois University. Terry retired from Eastern Illinois University in 2012.

Mary Emmons

Currently, Mary is the project manager behind Estate Coordination. Her business provides options for the organization and documentation of your estate to assure your objectives and wishes are accomplished. In addition, the coordinator assists estate executor providing practical support in managing the burdensome paperwork and chores involved in closing an estate.