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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 
 

Robert Forster

Chairman

Retired

Appointed By: Town of Munster


Jeffrey Fryzel

Vice Chairman 

Realtor, McColly Real Estate

Appointed By: Town of St. John


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


Brent Brashier

Owner, Doc's Smokehouse and Craft Bar

Appointed By: Town of Dyer


Christine Cash

General Manager, Ramada Inn and Conference Center

Appointed By: Town of Highland


Victor DeMeyer

Consultant

Appointed By: Town of Munster


Raymundo Garcia

Owner, El Taco Real

Appointed By: Hammond City Council


Nicole Lopez

Special Events Coordinator, City of Hobart

Appointed By: Mayor of Hobart


Darnail Lyles

Attorney at Law 

Appointed By: Mayor of Gary


Andy Qunell

President VRQ LLC

Appointed By: Town of Griffith


Chris Rich

Retired

Appointed By: Lake County Commissioners


Michelle Robinson

Owner, Clean Paws Mobile Grooming Salon  

Appointed By: Gary Common Council  


Matthew Schuffert

Senior Vice President, Ameristar Casino 

Appointed By: Mayor of East Chicago 


Doug Spencer

West Environmental Operations Coordinator, US Steel / CEO/Owner, Pier 74 Grill, Cedar Lake

Appointed by: Lake County Council


Larry Tucker

Owner, Arby's Franchise

Appointed By: Town of Schererville


W. F. Wellman

Retired

Appointed By: Lt. Governor 


Marty Wielgos

District Manager, Hammond Sanitary District

Appointed By: City of Hammond


Andrew Kyres

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

Parliamentarian


James Magrames

Attorney

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