2020 Board of Directors

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

Director, Meetings & Exhibits
Institute of Food Technologists
Email: [email protected]

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 


Ray Bianchi
 

(Term 1) 2019 - 2021
VP North American Events & Business Development
Hannover Fairs USA Inc.
Email: [email protected]

 

Patrick Bytnar

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



Sarah Gornik

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



Julie Ichiba

(Term 2) 2020-2022 
Director, Fund Development
National Association of Healthcare Quality
Email: [email protected]



Sean McDonaugh 

(Term 1) 2020-2022
Client Solutions Manager
Freeman
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
(Term 1) 2018-2020
National Sales Manager
GES
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]