Board & Staff

The mission of the Heritage Corridor Convention and Visitors Bureau is to ignite, influence and impact the visitor's experience through tourism partnerships.

The Heritage Corridor Convention and Visitors Bureau was incorporated in 1984 to service the communities along the Illinois and Michigan Canal. The Bureau is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of leaders in the tourism industry from the four areas serviced by the Bureau.

 

Staff

Bob NavarroPresident & CEO
815-216-9960

Kate MeehanTourism Manager
815-216-9962

Lauren LasExternal Partnerships Manager
815-216-9964

Mariah ScottMarketing Assistant
815-216-9968

Sandy BurnsTourism Coordinator Starved Rock Area
800-746-0550 or 815-667-4356 

Donna NordstromTourism Coordinator Starved Rock Area
800-746-0550 or 815-667-4356
 

Heritage Corridor CVB 2021-2022 Board of Directors

Board Mail should be sent to 2701 Black Road, Suite 201, Joliet, IL 60435.  Phone Messages can be left at 815-216-9960.

Jason Berry, Chairperson
Village of Lemont
www.lemont.il.us

Greg Peerbolte, Vice Chairperson
Joliet Area Historical Museum
www.jolietmuseum.org

Amy Trimble, Treasurer
Ortega National Parks
www.ortegaparks.com

Julie Applegate, Secretary
Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
www.downtownmorris.com

Curt Bedei
Ottawa Visitors Center
www.pickusottawail.com

Jill Bernal
LaSalle County Board
www.lasallecounty.org

Lori Carmine
City of Joliet
www.visitjoliet.org

Robert "Bob" Karls
City of Pontiac
www.pontiac.org

Alice Krampits
Civic Center Authority
www.civiccenterauthority.org

Ramona LaMontagne
Lewis University
www.lewisu.edu

Mary Jane Marini
Bureau County Board
www.bureaucounty-il.gov

Dawn Martin
Chicagoland Speedway / Route 66 Raceway
www.chicagolandspeedway.com

Jake Olson
Grundy County Board
www.grundyco.org

Tom Shaw
Shaw Media
www.shawmedia.com

Lance Thies
City of Lockport
www.cityoflockport.net

Rachel Ventura
Will County Board
www.willcountyboard.com

Dan BellEx-Officio
Illinois Department Natural Resources
www.dnr.illinois.gov

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