Board of Directors

Our Board Members are residents, business owners, community and state leaders, and hard-working contributors of DuPage County. Together they work tirelessly behind the scenes championing DuPage CVB and advocating for our communities. 

Executive Officers

  • Chairman: Brett Hintz, Puttshack
  • Vice Chairman: Alderman Robert Rada, City of Oakbrook Terrace
  • Secretary: Diana Martinez, McAninch Arts Center of College of DuPage
  • Treasurer: Nathan Karsten, Chicago Marriott Naperville


Presidential Advisory Committee

  • Mike Feigenbaum, Emeritus, DCVB Board Chairman
  • Larry Forssberg, Westmont Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau, Immediate Past DCVB Chair
  • Jonathan Stein, Inland Real Estate Commercial Brokerage


Board Members

  • Nicole Aranas, Village of Lombard
  • Greg Bedalov, Choose DuPage
  • Mayor David Brummel, City of Warrenville
  • Village President Frank DeSimone, Village of Bensenville 
  • Eric Ertmoed, Village of Lisle
  • Tim Geiges, Brookfield Properties
  • Mayor Ron Gunter, Village of Westmont
  • Terra Costa Howard, State Representative, DuPage County Board
  • Michael Jacobson, Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association (IHLA)
  • Kym Myers, Westin Chicago Lombard
  • Tonya Parravano, Andrew's Garden 
  • Mayor David Pileski, Village of Roselle
  • Tammy Rodgers, Fairfield by Marriott Lombard Chicago
  • Kassondra Schref, City of Elmhurst
  • Mark Stangle, Prominence Hospitality Group
  • Ed Stevenson, Forest Preserve District of DuPage County
  • Joseph Tota, Tapville Social
  • Dick Turner, Le Méridien Chicago - Oakbrook Center
  • Mayor Richard Veenstra, Village of Addison
  • Evan Walter, Village of Burr Ridge