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AFP Chicago Chapter
400 E. Randolph St., #2305
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: 312/500-1410

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Chicago Chapter Website: www.afpchicago.org
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Tricia Fusilero, Executive Director
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IDEA/Affinity Groups, Continuous Learning Council Workshops & Events, Philanthropy Awards

Creative, energetic and detail-oriented, Tricia approaches everything she does with a marketing mind. With a gift for leading others, she focuses on team building and cooperation in order to accomplish thoughtfully planned goals. Her broad skill set includes project management, marketing, strategic planning, customer focus, writing and social media. She has the ability to partner with colleagues in a broad range of industries and believes firmly that processes and organization are the keys to supporting an association.


Shawn Jezak, Association & Membership Coordinator
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Membership, Fellows, Member Engagement 3rd Thursdays & Pop-Ups, Peer Mentoring, Job Source


Shelbi Hoffman, Marketing & Newsletter
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Shelbi brings an extensive marketing background with experience in both traditional and web platforms. She has over 25 years of experience in marketing and over 10 years of experience working specifically with associations. Her experience as a business owner provides a vast range of talents that enable Shelbi to create customized solutions for associations. She is an innovative and versatile thinker with excellent communication skills and a proven ability to deliver results. Shelbi thrives on a challenge and welcomes opportunities to grow in new areas.


Emily Koch, Financial Manager
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Emily has spent more than 25 years working in accounting and financial systems support. In her current role, she provides payroll and accounting support to CEE, along with accounting support and analysis to multiple associations. Prior to joining the CEE, Emily was a Senior Financial Analyst and Project Lead providing support to several large medical networks. Emily has a bachelor’s degree from Roosevelt University and a master’s certification in IT Project Management from George Washington University. Despite being a former consulting road-warrior, Emily has always made the Chicagoland area her home. Outside of work, you can find her enjoying time with her children or playing hockey.