• The 2019 Regional 30 Under 40 have been selected! Please help us celebrate this talented group on May 16, 2019 at the Brookfield Zoo. Tickets and sponsorships available ow.


    Katherine Banasiak, Director of Philanthropy, Pillars Community Health
    Allie Browning, Co-Director, Young Life Metro Southwest
    Charlie Browning, Co-Director, Young Life Metro Southwest
    Brian Campbell, Business Operations Liaison, Chicago Blackhawks
    Daisy Chavez, Municipal Analyst, Village of Western Springs
    Tony Clarno, General Manager, Gemini Gymnastics Academy
    Erin Clausen, Pastor, St. James Lutheran Church
    Kelly Cox, Project SEARCH Instructor, La Grange Area Department of Special Education
    Amanda Dahlin, 3rd Grade Teacher, Spring Ave School
    Catherine Derus, Founder, Brightwater Accounting
    Ryan Evenhouse, Chiropractor, Complete Rehabilitation
    Cortney Frahm, Executive Director, The H Foundation
    Steve Gray, Head of Operations, Right Fit, LLC
    Charity Jones, Director of Community Development, Village of La Grange
    Andre Kazimierski, President, 3rd Gen Painting and Remodeling
    Deno Koutsoupias, Assistant Director of Retail Banking, Countryside Bank
    Joe Kroc, Senior Vice President, FNBC Bank & Trust
    Emily Leu, Owner, Emily Leu Consulting
    Sarah Lorenzi, President & CEO, Chicago Area Alternative Education League
    Shannon Lucas, E-Mail Marketing Manager, RyTech, LLC
    Ellen Nieman, Oncology Social Work Navigator, Wellness House
    Maria Onesto Moran, President, Green Home Experts
    Erica Padilla, Operations Director, Max McCook Exposition & Athletic
    Bailey Pederson, Director of Home and Community Based Services, Community Support Services
    Elizabeth Rivera, Supervisor of Adult Protective Services, Aging Care Connections
    Sean Rooney, VP, Destruction Services, R4 Services, LLC
    Mike Sliwinski, Director of Bands, Nazareth Academy
    Gilbert Vega, Customer Success Project Manager, Docusign
    Jason Venckus, Owner, Momentum Fitness and Health
    Sarah Weston, Program Director, Little People’s Academy of Arts & Education

    This initiative and event honors 30 of the region's young professionals who live or work in one of the WSCCI nine communities and who are making a deep impact on our local communities. The celebration event will be held at Brookfield Zoo on May 16, 2019 from 6 to 8 pm. Tickets are complimentary for recipients. Tickets are $75 for additional guests. Sponsorships are available.