IEDA Board of Directors & Officers

Officers

David Young

Chairman (Northern)

David Young
Executive Director
Northwest Illinois Development Alliance
27 W Stephenson St
Freeport IL 61032
Phone: 815-233-1359

Kim Pierce

1st Vice Chair (Central)

Kim Pierce
Executive Director
Macomb Area Economic Dev Corp (MAEDCO)
510 N Pearl St #300
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309-837-4684
Fax: 309-837-4688

Bryan Gay

2nd Vice Chair (Northern)

Bryan Gay
Senior Account Manager – Team RED
Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity
312.805.6716
Bryan.Gay@illinois.gov
www.illinois.gov/dceo

Mark Spizzo

Sec/Treasurer (Southern)

Mark Spizzo
Regional Economic Developer
America’s Central Port
1635 W First St
Phone: 618-452-8438

Betty J. Steinert

Immediate Past Chair (At-Large)

Betty J. Steinert
Director
Whiteside County Economic Development
200 E Knox St
Morrison, IL 61270

Directors

Michael Cassa

Director Metro Region

Michael Cassa
President
Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation
5159 Mochel
Downers Grove, IL 60515
Phone: 630-729-0380
Fax: 630-729-0381

Kimberly Ewoldsen

Director At-Large

Kimberly Ewoldsen
Director
Morrison Area Development Corp
221 W Main
St Morrison, IL 61270
Phone: 815-600-6267
Fax: 815-772-3757

Eli Falls

Director At-Large

Eli Falls
Industrial Development Manager- IL, MO, IA
Norfolk Southern Corporation
7021 Hall St
St Louis, MO 63147
Phone: 314-679-1880

Tom Kallay

Director At-Large

Tom Kallay
Director Regional Comm Relations & ED, NICOR Gas
1844 Ferry Rd
Naperville, IL 60543
Phone: 630-388-2685
Fax: 630-548-3574

Carly McCrory

Director Central Region

Carly McCrory
Champaign County EDC
1817 S Neil St # 100
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: 217-359-6261
Fax: 217-531-1199

Michael McDermott

Director Metro Region

Michael McDermott
Consulting Manager - Global Business Consulting
Cushman & Wakefield
200 S Wacker Dr #2800
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-470-3807

Adam Stroud

Director At-Large

Adam Stroud
Project Planner
PGAV Planners
200 N Broadway
St Louis, MO 63102
Phone: 314-231-7318
Fax: 314-231-3158

Walt Williams

Director Southern Region

Walt Williams
Economic Community Development Director
City of Edwardsville
PO Box 407
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Phone: 618-692-7530

Robert French

Executive Director

Robert French
Executive Director
Illinois Economic Development Association
225 East Cook Street
Springfield, IL 62704
Phone: 217-789-6252
Fax: 217-789-4664