Staff


Andrea Zopp

President & CEO

Veronica Aguilar

Program Manager, ChicagoNEXT

Lauras Anagonou

Data Analyst, CASE

Tom Bartkoski

Director of International Business Development

Jess Blinn

International Program Manager, Chicago Sister Cities International

Lisa Dziekan

Director Business Development

Chris Eagan

Manager, Business Development

Myrna Farmer

Executive Director, Board Relations

Robin Ficke

Research Director

Paula Galbraith

Financial Accounting Consultant

Terrance Hall

Manager of Cluster Growth

Tiffany Hamel-Johnson

Executive Vice President of Strategy and Administration

Andrew Hayes

Director of Marketing and Communications

Sana Hussain

Director of Business Development

Bernita Johnson-Gabriel

Executive Vice President for Neighborhoods and Strategic Initiatives

Abin Kuriakose

Director, ChicagoNEXT

Yani Mason

Development Manager

Eric Mazelis

Business Relationship Manager at Chicago Anchors for a Strong Economy (CASE)

Ella McCann

International Program Manager, Chicago Sister Cities International

Joy Lyu Monahan

General Counsel and Director of Special Projects

Anel Montes

Deputy Director, Chicago Sister Cities International

Morgan Murphy

International Program Manager, Chicago Sister Cities International

Paul Patterson

Deputy Communications Director

Ashley Pontes

Administrative Assistant, Receptionist

Caroline Rainey

Communications Associate

Maggie Rosado

Senior Administrative Assistant

Nathalie Rosado Ortiz

Business Relationship Manager

Phyllis A. Ross

Executive Assistant to President and CEO

Lisa Schneider Fabes

Vice President of Strategic Initiatives

Robye Scott

Manager of Workforce Development

Melanie Sillas

Vice President of Development

Carrie Simmons

Director of Operations and Human Resources

Alec Singer

Research Analyst

Tanya Tan

Associate Director of International Business Development

Kendra Thomas

Business Resource Manager

Adrienne Tongate

Executive Director, Chicago Sister Cities International

Dennis Vicchiarelli

Executive Vice President, Business Development