Leadership

Your Staff at the Wheaton Chamber of Commerce

Executive Director
Kerry O'Brien, IOM, CAE
joined our team in 2010

Administrative Assistant
Doris Barrera
joined our team in 2017

Membership Manager
Amanda Sirvatka
joined our team in 2019

Bookkeeper
Carol Tipre
joined our team in 2010

2019 Wheaton Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

The board is representative of the Wheaton Chamber of commerce's membership and comprised of volunteers who are dedicated to the Wheaton business community.

President
Marty Keller
Milton Township CERT
2nd year of 1st term

Vice President
Cheryl Henrikson
Budget Blinds of Wheaton, Lombard & Schaumburg
2nd year of 1st term

Immediate Past President
Debbie Lunger
The People's Resource Center
2nd year of 2nd term

Treasurer
Charlie McKenna
McKenna Capital
1st year of 2nd term

Secretary
Jeff Reiter
Cantigny Park & Golf
1st year of 2nd term

Legal Counsel
Scott Pointner
Rathje & Woodward
10th year of service

Directors

Linda Bonen
Resident
2nd year of 1st term

Craig Chapman
The Written Word Learning Center
1st year of 1st term

Dora Cheila-Georganas
Wheaton Bank & Trust
2nd year of 1st term

Paul Ochoa
Member at Large
2nd year of 1st term

Roland Raffel
The McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage
1st year of 1st term

Alexis Heller
Member at Large
2nd year of 1st term

Christine Fenne
AlphaGraphics
1st year first term (appointed)

Executive Director (ex officio)

Kerry O'Brien
Wheaton Chamber of Commerce
with the Chamber since 2010

Terms are 2 consecutive years. Board members are permitted 2 consecutive terms with a maximum of 5 consecutive years served.

(The fifth year is to allow for Board members who finish the term of a vacated position or take on the 3 year commitment of Vice President, President and Immediate Past President.)

Per the Wheaton Chamber of Commerce By-Laws,the Slate of Candidates for the 2020 Wheaton Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors were presented for election by the membership at the Annual Meeting, September 19, 2019. The 2020 Board will be inaugurated at our Membership Luncheon on December 19, 2019 and will take office on January 1, 2020.

President
Cheryl Henrikson
Budget Blinds of Wheaton, Lombard & Schaumburg
1st year of 2nd term

Vice President
Michael Nutall
Wheaton Sports Center
1st  year of 1st term (appointed)

Immediate Past President
Marty Keller
Milton Township CERT, Director
1st year of 2nd term

Treasurer
Charlie McKenna
McKenna Capital
2nd year of 2nd term

Secretary
Jeff Reiter
Cantigny Park and Golf
2nd year of 2nd term

Legal Counsel (ex officio)
Scott Pointner
Rathje & Woodward
11th year of service

Directors

Linda Bonen
Citizen Member
1st year of 2nd term

Dora Cheila-Georganas
Wheaton Bank & Trust
1st year of 2nd term

Craig Chapman
The Written Word
2nd year of 1st term

Roland Raffel
Coordinator of Marketing, Patron Services and Community Engagement at College of DuPage
2nd year of 1st term

Christine Fenne
AlphaGraphics
2nd year of 1st term (appointed)

New Directors

Erica Loiacono
Community Unit School District 200
1st year of 1st term

Brad Huiner
Stones Jewelry
1st year of 1st term

AdreAnne Tesene
Two Bostons
1st year of 1st term

Suzanne Royer
Northwestern Medicine
1st year, 1st term

Executive Director (ex officio)

Kerry O'Brien, IOM, CAE
Wheaton Chamber of Commerce
with the Chamber since 2010