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

Bylaws

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

DOWNLOAD OUR BYLAWS

Staff

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

 

Board of Directors

 

Executive Directors

Ryan Bird, Chairman
First Bank & Trust

Beckie Hayes, Vice Chairman
Merchab Consulting Group, Inc.

Matt Sweeney, Treasurer
Midwestern University

Marc Hausmann, Emeritus
Maclyn

Karyn Charvat
PowerForward Dupage

Keith Hoffman
Draper & Kramer Mortgage Corp.

Dean Malone
Midwestern University

 

Directors at Large

Tom Bennington
Lawrence, Kamin, Saunders & Uhlenhop, LLC

Ron Castrogiovanni
Prudential

Tim Cody
Merrill Lynch

Sean Patrick Durkin
Fifth Third Bank

Catherine Jama
Tenant Advisory Group, Inc

Paul Kludac
Detail Kings

Reese Krajniak
Legal-Ease Law Clinic

Amanda Kunzer
Good Therapy

Kerri McRight
Dimond Bro Insurance LLC

Jonathan Twitty
State Farm Insurance

Brad Whitacre
Whitacre Insurance Group

Tom Wilhelm
Allegra Marketing Print & Mail

Jeffrey Ziegler
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital

 

Ex-Officio Directors

Mike Adams
Woodridge Park District

Bob Barnett
Village of Downers Grove

Patrick Broncato
Woodridge School District 68

Michael Cassa
Downers Grove Economic Development Corp.

Mayor Gina Cunningham
Village of Woodridge

Pam Dube
Woodridge Public Library

Kristin Kelly
District 99 Education Foundation

Bill McAdam
Downers Grove Park District

Julie Milavec
Downers Grove Public Library

Kimberly Porter
Village of Woodridge

Kevin Russell
Downers Grove Grade School District 58

Dr. Henry Thiele
Community High School District 99

Erin Venezia
Downers Grove Downtown Management Corp.

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.

VIEW EXECUTIVE PARTNERS

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

Chamber Management
Board of Directors
LINC & NFP Networks

Melanie-Burjek-Headshot150x188Melanie Burjek, CPA
Finance/Accounting
(630) 395-9836

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  • Billing

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