Staff of the South Shore CVA

Main Phone Line: 219-989-7770


Phil Taillon President & CEO

Nikki Lopez Chief Operating Officer

Heather Becerra Chief Marketing & Operations Officer

Kristin Taylor Chief of Events & Facilities

Nicole Wolverton Chief Financial Officer

Marketing & Sales

Andrea Rivera Art Director

Jennifer Rush Director of Digital Marketing & Communications

Barb Mack Manager of Partnership Sales & Development

Jimmy Nelson Director of Sports

Candace Nowak Housing Manager

Jeff Sanderson Video Production Manager

Jenny Skulski Manager of Communications & Design

Stephanie Smith Manager of Communications & Social Media

Welcome Center

Christi Bushby Visitor Services Manager



Jerry Tachik Manager of Facilities