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Western Suburbs Chapter


The Western Suburbs chapter includes Aurora, Batavia, Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Lemont, Lisle, Lombard, Mokena, Naperville, Oak Brook and Oswego.

The chapter hosts a breakfast on the first Thursday of the month and one lunch on the third Thursday of the month, both in Oak Brook. The chapter also hosts monthly happy hours on the second Thursday of the month.

Please make sure to confirm dates on the SBAC Calendar, as changes occur occasionally due to holidays and other conflicts.

 

Western Suburbs Events

November 16: Western Suburbs Member Lunch (Brio Tuscan Grille) 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

December 7: Chapter Holiday Party (Inland Bank) 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

December 21: Western Suburb Member Lunch (Brio Tuscan Grille) 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

January 4: Western Suburb Member Breakfast (Hyatt Lodge – Waters Edge) 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

February 1: Western Suburb Member Breakfast (Hyatt Lodge – Waters Edge) 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

March 1: Western Suburb Member Breakfast (Hyatt Lodge – Waters Edge) 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

April 5: Western Suburb Member Breakfast (Hyatt Lodge – Waters Edge) 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

 

 

Southwest Suburbs Chapter


The Southwest Suburbs chapter includes Southern Cook and Will counties.

The chapter hosts a breakfast on the second Tuesday of every month at the Ashford house. Please make sure to confirm dates on the SBAC Calendar, as changes occur occasionally due to holidays and other conflicts.

 

Southwest Suburbs Events

November 14: Southwest Suburb Member Breakfast (Ashford House) 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

December 7: Chapter Holiday Party (Inland Bank) 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

December 12: Southwest Suburb Member Breakfast (Ashford House) 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Leadership

Chair: Mark Holmes, Charted Course Advisors

Vice Chair: Sue Harrawood, Peace of Mind Virtual Assistance

Policy Chairs:  Linda Ehlers, Moraine Valley Chiropractic Center Cynthia Masters, Meeting Essentials

 

Northwest Suburbs Chapter


The Northwest Suburbs chapter includes Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Elk Grove Village, Hoffman Estates, Rolling Meadows and Schaumburg.

Please make sure to confirm dates on the SBAC Calendar, as changes occur occasionally due to holidays and other conflicts.

The chapter holds two lunches each month on the first Tuesday and third Friday. The chapter will also host quarterly happy hours.

 

Northwest Suburbs Events

 

November 17: Northwest Suburb Lunch (Granite City) 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

December 7: Chapter Holiday Party (Inland Bank) 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

 

Chapter Board

Chair: Lawrence Hill, LJ Hill and Associates

Membership Chair: Leah Richter, Richterworks Web

Events Chair: Janine Ferko, Dreamscape Travel Group, LLC

Board Member at Large:  Denise Netzel

Past Chair: Fran Geraci, Kenneth Young Center

North Shore Chapter


The North Shore chapter includes Buffalo Grove, Deerfield, Glenview, Highland Park, Lincolnwood and Northfield.

The chapter hosts a breakfasts at Max and Benny’s in Northbrook, one breakfast at Jasper’s in Glenview, one lunch at Omega in Niles, one breakfast at Country Kitchen in Highland Park and one breakfast at the Walker Bros Cafe in Highland Park each month.

Please make sure to confirm dates on the SBAC Calendar, as changes occur occasionally due to holidays and other conflicts.

 

North Shore Events

November 14: North Shore Member Breakfast (Jasper’s Cafe) 7:30 – 9:00 a.m.

November 16: North Shore Member Breakfast (Country Kitchen) 7:30 – 9:00 a.m.

November 20: North Shore Member Lunch (Omega Restaurant and Bakery) 11:45 – 1:00 p.m.

November 28: North Shore Member Breakfast (Walker Bros) 7:30 – 9:00 a.m.

December 6: North Shore Member Breakfast (Max and Benny’s) 7:30 – 9:00 a.m.

December 7: Chapter Holiday Party (Inland Bank) 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

December 12: North Shore Member Breakfast (Jasper’s Cafe) 7:30 – 9:00 a.m.

December 18: North Shore Member Lunch (Omega Restaurant and Bakery) 11:45 – 1:00 p.m.

 

Lake County Chapter


Please make sure to confirm dates on the SBAC Calendar, as changes occur occasionally due to holidays and other conflicts.

Leaders of the Lake County Chapter firmly believe that to help achieve the mission of SBAC and to encourage member connections and engagement, members should be empowered to take on facilitate discussions and take on leadership roles.

Over the last year, the leadership of the Lake County Chapter has engaged in many successful initiatives including:

  • Expansion of monthly chapter mini-meetings
  • Development of leaders across Lake County who spread the mission of SBAC
  • An ongoing agenda of shared vision and leadership to create and execute new ideas

 

Lake County Events

November 9: Lake County Member Lunch (Barrington) (McGonigal’s Pub) 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

November 21: Lake County Member Lunch (Chili U) 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

December 7: Chapter Holiday Party (Inland Bank) 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

December 14: (Cancelled) Lake County Member Lunch (Barrington) (McGonigal’s Pub) 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

December 19: Lake County Member Lunch  (Chili U) 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

January 24: Lake County Member Lunch (Warehouse Eatery) 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

February 28: Lake County Member Lunch (Warehouse Eatery) 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

March 28: Lake County Member Lunch (Warehouse Eatery) 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

April 25: Lake County Member Lunch (Warehouse Eatery) 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

Chicago Chapter


Chicago is the central chapter and hosts a multitude of breakfasts, lunches and cocktail hours in the downtown area and in various neighborhoods across the city. The Chicago chapter also hosts a monthly happy hour which draws a large number of members for cocktails and networking.

Please make sure to confirm dates on the SBAC Calendar, as changes occur occasionally due to holidays and other conflicts.

 

Chicago Events

November 10: Chicago Member Lunch (Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery) 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

November 15: Chicago Member Breakfast (Diag Bar and Grill) 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

November 30: Oak Park Breakfast (Two Brother’s Social Tap) 7:30 – 9:00 a.m.

December 1: Chicago Member Lunch (Miss Ricky’s) 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

December 7: Chapter Holiday Party (Inland Bank) 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

December 8: Chicago Member Lunch (Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery) 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

December 13: Chicago Member Breakfast (Nookie’s Edgewater) 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

December 14: Chicago Holiday Party (The Palmer House Hilton) 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

December 20: Chicago Member Breakfast (Diag Bar and Grill) 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.