2020 Board of Directors

The Nominating Committee is proud to announce that the membership has approved the 2021 Board of Directors Slate. Thank you to all our Board members who will collectively use their talent, expertise, and commitment to help IAEE Midwestern Chapter move forward in 2021! 

Chapter Questions? Contact any of the board members below.

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 

Chapter Chair
Dawn Young, CEM
Vice President, Hotel Sales
Choose Chicago
Email: [email protected]

Vice-Chair
Moriah Hathaway-Casey
Manager, Exhibit Services
HIMSS
Email: [email protected]

Secretary/Treasurer
Heather Larson, CMP

Director of Destination Sales
Meet Chicago Northwest
Email: [email protected]

Immediate Past-Chair
Jean M. Heis, CAE, CMP

Email: [email protected]

BOARD OF DIRECTORS 

 


Ray Bianchi
 

(Term 1) 2019 - 2021
Email: [email protected]

 

Patrick Bytnar

(Term 1) 2019 - 2021
Regional Director of Account Executives
Shepard Exposition Services
Email: [email protected]



Sarah Gornik, CMP

(Term 1) 2020-2022
Events Manager
SmithBucklin
Email: [email protected]



Julie Ichiba

(Term 2) 2020-2022 
Email: [email protected]



Sean McDonaugh 

(Term 1) 2020-2022
Email: [email protected]



Maggie Menozzi

(Term 1) 2020-2022
Director of Association Sales
Choose Chicago
Email: [email protected]

 
Keith Murphy, CEM 
(Term 1) 2018-2020
National Sales Manager
McCormick Place
Email: [email protected]

 
Kara Shukas, CEM
(Term 1) 2018-2020
Senior Manager, Event Operations & Services 
National Restaurant Association/Winsight Exhibitions
Email: [email protected] 

Ross Starr, MS, CEM
(Term 1) 2018-2020 
Email: [email protected] 


Alyssa Sterioti
(Term 1) 2020-2022
Sales Manager
GES
Email: [email protected]

  
Gretchen A. Thielen
(Term 1)  2018-2020
Senior Manager, Exhibits & Partnerships
American Academy of Neurology
Email: [email protected]


 

Executive Director
Gail Brooks, CMP

Williams Management Resources, Inc.
Email: [email protected]