IEDA Board of Directors & Officers

Officers

Kim Pierce

Chairman

Executive Director
Macomb Area Economic Dev Corp (MAEDCO)
309.837.4684

Bryan Gay

1st Vice Chair

President/CEO
Invest Aurora
630.512.7976

Mark Spizzo

2nd Vice Chair

Regional Economic Developer
America’s Central Port
618.452.8438

Michael Cassa

Sec/Treasurer

President
Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation
630.729.0380

David Young

Immediate Past Chair

Former Executive Director (retired)
Northwest Illinois Development Alliance

Directors

Eli Falls

Director

Industrial Development Manager- IL, MO, IA
Norfolk Southern Corporation
314.679.1880

Michael McDermott

Director

Consulting Manager - Global Business Consulting
Cushman & Wakefield
312.470.3807

Ken Springer

Director

President
Knox County Area Partnership for Economic Development
309.343.1194

Chris Setti

Director

CEO
Greater Peoria
309.495.5956

Marcel Wagner

Director

President
Great River Economic Development Foundation
214.430.4313

Cheryl Welge

Director

Sr Business Development
Ameren
217.532.8240