Peer Groups


To participate in a Peer Group in your area, please contact the leader they will include you on future invitations, all Peer Group events will be posted on our calendar of events.

Days/times listed are usual days for meetings, can be switched due to scheduling.



Committee Chair

  • Linda Navara, Allied ASID                                           847-577-2567



Northwest Suburbs- 2nd or 4th  Wednesday of the Month/Lunch

  • Linda Navara, Allied ASID                                           847-577-2567

  • Karen Riordan, Allied ASID                                        630-790-2786


Western Suburbs – 3rd  Thurs of the Month/AM

  • Dena Kareotes Arendt, Allied ASID                     630.347.3620

  • Karin Hanke, Allied ASID                                      630-913-1049


Far West Suburbs- 4th Wednesday of the Month/PM

  • Jean Charlton, Allied ASID                                     630-464-4525

  • Christine Courtin, Allied Member ASID 630-430-1211


City of Chicago/3rd Wednesday of the Month/Lunch

  • Cynthia C. Smith, Allied ASID                         312-670-9622                                 708-856-4277

  • Susan Sissman, Allied ASID                              773-490-7787


South Suburbs and Indiana-Meeting time TBD

  • Tauji Vanpelt, Allied ASID                                 773-738-2164






Industry Partner Group

  • Sonia Dumont, Industry Partner ASID 312-651-6080                                           773-251-1581