About the Chamber

Chamber630 is one of the largest business organizations in DuPage County. Our 700 Members span 50+ municipalities, 70 zip codes and 9 counties. They range from small, family-owned companies and start-ups to large international corporations and everything in between.

We offer these businesses top notch marketing opportunities, legislative advocacy, workforce development, and a connection to the residential and business communities of Central DuPage County. Here, you will find something for all businesses to embrace.

Mission & Vision

MISSION Chamber630 serves its Members by providing and protecting economic opportunities essential to a successful enterprise. VISION The vision of Chamber630 is to be the best chamber of commerce.

Strategic Plan

HOW WE WILL GET THERE By design, the Chamber630 strategic plan is a living document that is revisited every five years, but is updated annually to address the current challenges and opportunities that of the community. DOWNLOAD OUR STRATEGIC PLAN



Chamber630 bylaws are the rules of the organization that insure continuity of governance. The bylaws are reviewed bi-annually and updated as needed.



Earning Your Business Every Day Chamber630 is operated by business professionals who are committed to serving our Members.

Board of Directors

Executive Partners

Chamber630 Members that support above and beyond their normal dues amount, thank you. For more information on this program, please contact Chamber630 at 630-968-4050.


Laura CrawfordLaura Crawford
President & CEO
(630) 395-9837

Chamber Management
Board of Directors
LINC & NFP Networks

Melanie-Burjek-Headshot150x188Melanie Burjek, CPA
(630) 395-9836

  • Financials
  • Billing

WEB-Becky-150x120Becky Nelson Patsais
Mgr. Business Development
(630) 395-9920
Recruitment & Retention
Chamber630 Ambassadors
Hospitality630 Committee

Shannon-Kragel-OriginalShannon Kragel
Marketing & Events Associate
(630) 395-9846
Website Updates
Events Management
Social Media & Emails

Donce-TeriDonce Teri
Office Manager
(630) 395-9865

  • Office Management
  • Attainable Futures Program
  • Education Connection

AlyshaAlysha Sbarbaro
Business Development Associate
(630) 395-9836

  • New Member Recruitment
  • Woodridge-focus

Executive Directors

Ryan Bird, Chairman
First Bank & Trust

Beckie Hayes
Merchab Consulting Group, Inc.

Dean Malone, Chairman
Midwestern University

Jason Tunquist, Legal Counsel
Lyons Law Group, LLC

Tom Bennington
Lawrence, Kamin, Saunders & Uhlenhop, LLC

Jason Booher
Good Samaritan Health & Wellness Center

Keith Hoffman
Draper & Kramer Mortgage Corp.

Directors at Large

Ron Castrogiovanni
Waddell & Reed, Inc.

Ami Chambers
College of DuPage

Karyn Charvat
PowerForward DuPage

Tim Cody
Merrill Lynch

Paul Kludac
Detail Kings

Reese Krajniak
Legal-Ease Law Clinic

Wallace Long
Continuing Education Productions, Inc.

Mike Nulicek
Edward Jones

Lori Ritzert
Community Bank of Downers Grove

Jonathan Twitty
State Farm

Tom Wilhelm
Allegra Print & Mail

Ex-Officio Directors

Mike Adams
Woodridge Park District

Michael Cassa
Downers Grove Economic Development Corp.

Kevin Russell
Downers Grove Grade School District 58

Mayor Gina Cunningham
Village of Woodridge

Pam Dube
Woodridge Public Library

Erin Venezia
Downers Grove Downtown Management Corp.

Bill McAdam
Downers Grove Park District

Julie Milavec
Downers Grove Public Library

Patrick Broncato
Woodridge School District 68

Dr. Henry Thiele
Community High School District 99

Mayor Martin Tully
Downers Grove Mayor