Government Affairs Leaders

The Chamber works closely with the following chamber members and partner public policy experts. These individuals represent a wide range of issues affecting businesses. Their knowledge and experience helps guide the chamber’s board, Business Roundtable and staff as we advocate on behalf of businesses.

Chamber Government Affairs Leaders

Emily-Goulding
Emily Goulding
Community Relations Manager
AMITA Health
Diane-McGinnis
Diane McGinnis
Community & Government Relations
Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare
Christine-Rybicki
Christine Rybicki
Manager, Community & Government Relations
Advocate Health Care
Don-Williams
Don Williams
Director, Global Government & Public Affairs
McDonald’s Corporation

Chamber Government Affairs Partners

Ben-Brockschmidt
Ben Brockschmidt
Executive Director, Infrastructure and Energy Councils
Illinois Chamber of Commerce
Mark-Denzler
Mark Denzler
Vice President & COO
Illinois Manufacturers Association
Ben-Jackson
Ben Jackson
Vice President, Government Relations
Illinois Bankers Association
Rob-Karr-
Rob Karr
President & CEO
Illinois Retail Merchants Association
Todd-Maisch
Todd Maisch
President & CEO
Illinois Chamber of Commerce
Laurence-Msall
Laurence Msall
President
The Civic Federation
Randy-Nehrt
Randy Nehrt
President
Illinois Telecommunications Association
Laura-Ortega
Laura Ortega
Executive Director, International Business Council
Illinois Chamber of Commerce
Jay-Shattuck
Jay Shattuck
Executive Director, Employment Law Council
Illinois Chamber of Commerce
Keith-Staats
Keith Staats
Executive Director, Tax Institute
Illinois Chamber of Commerce
Staci-Wilson
Staci Wilson
Executive Director, Healthcare Council
Illinois Chamber of Commerce