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Board of Directors

The Lake County CVB/South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority Board of Directors meet on the third Thursday of each month at noon at the Indiana Welcome Center's Conference Room at 7770 Corinne Dr., Hammond. A change in location or date/time will be posted at the Indiana Welcome Center at least 48 hours in advance. Please call 219-989-7770 with any questions.

Board Members

Andy Qunell

Chairman
President, VRQ LLC
Appointed By: Town of Griffith


Brent Brashier

Vice Chairman 
Owner, Doc's Smokehouse and Craft Bar
Appointed By: Town of Dyer


Chareice White

Secretary
Owner, Reice Communications
Appointed By: Mayor of Crown Point


John Kiernan

Treasurer
Retired
Appointed By: Lake County Council


Paul Anderson

Visitor Center and Store Manager, The Shrine of Christ's Passion
Appointed By: Lake County Commissioners


Christine Cash

General Manager, Ramada by Wyndham Hammond Hotel & Conference Center
Appointed By: Town of Highland


Tom Dabertin

President/Managing Partner, Shared Resource Solutions, Inc.
Appointed By: Mayor of Hammond


Jahnae Erpenbach 

General Manager, Majestic Star Casino
Appointed By: Gary Common Council


Bernard Grisolia 

Owner of Emerald Green Restaurant at The Lost Marsh Golf Course
Appointed By: Hammond Common Council


Nicole Lopez

Special Events Coordinator, City of Hobart
Appointed By: Mayor of Hobart


Darnail Lyles

Attorney at Law 
Appointed By: Mayor of Gary


Matthew Maloney

Realtor, Coldwell Banker
Appointed By: Town of Munster


Chris Rich

Retired
Appointed By: Lake County Commissioners


Matthew Schuffert

Vice President and General Manager, Ameristar Casino 
Appointed By: Mayor of East Chicago 


Doug Spencer

Retired
Appointed by: Lake County Council

 

Bridget Streck

General Manager Woodspring Suites
Appointed by: Merrillville Town Council


Larry Tucker

Retired
Appointed By: Town of Schererville


Ed Welch

Welch's Stop & Shop
Appointed By: Town of St. John


W. F. Wellman

Retired
Appointed By: Lt. Governor 


Andrew Kyres

Vice President, Business Banking Center Management, First Financial Bank, Crown Point
Parliamentarian


James Magrames

Attorney
Kopka Pinkus & Dolin, LLC