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Board of Directors

CHAMBER BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Our Board of Directors are a policy and decision-making board. They are responsible for representing all sectors of the chamber’s member-businesses. They conduct business utilizing the following core values: honesty, integrity, enthusiasm, and efficiency. They meet monthly on the third Tuesday from noon to 1p.m.

THIS BOARD WILL WORK DILIGENTLY TO:

  • Be the best resource in the area for your business
  • Come up with innovative ideas to help your business succeed
  • Create new jobs
  • Attract new business
  • Retail existing business
  • Advocate on legislative issues
  • Train future community leaders and the emerging workforce
  • Enhance quality of life

2017  BOARD MEMBERS

Nicole Williams
Heartland Bank & Trust
Alan Zantout
Ideal Industries, Inc.
Samantha Slagle
Home Instead Senior Care
Paul Barnaby
Barnaby Printing
Shawn Thrower
Shawn’s
Renee Ellingson
Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital
Bob Shipman
Opportunity House
Gary Evans
First National Bank
Roseann Para
Sweet Earth
Tana Knetsch
B-95/WDKB
Mary Jo McAdams
ICCU and Ambassador Chair

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
Grant Goltz, President
First State Bank
Karen Pletsch, Past President
Shaw Media
Jeff Keicher, Vice President 
State Farm Insurance
Kevin Buick, Treasurer
Foster, Buick, Conklin, Lundgren & Tritt, LLC
Sally Bruch, Secretary
Bruch Financial Services

EX-OFFICIO – NON VOTING

Brian Gregory
City of Sycamore
Paul Borek
DCEDC
Kathy Countryman
Sycamore CUSD #427
Gary Hanson
DeKalb County Governement
Jennifer Groce
Northern Illinois University
Katie Hamel
Kishwaukee College
Dan Gibble
Sycamore Park District

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