Board & Staff

Our Team

Alex Beste

Alex Beste

Progo-Ops Commandant

Alli Carruthers

Alli Carruthers

Comm-Command

Allison Poplett

Allison Poplett

Aesthetic Engineer

Anam Merchant

Anam Merchant

Chief Aesthetic Engineer

Ben Mattson

Ben Mattson

Development

Carleigh Kemp

Carleigh Kemp

Comm-Command

Liz Flynn

Liz Flynn

Events & Ops Support

Maren Campbell

Maren Campbell

Support Response & AOI Manager

Marylu Herrera

Marylu Herrera

Aesthetic Engineer

Morgan Guzik

Morgan Guzik

AOI manager & Ops Support

Ra Vander Stelt

Ra Vander Stelt

Events & Ops Support

Samantha (Sister Sam) Cicerale

Samantha (Sister Sam) Cicerale

Tsarina of Finance

Samantha Bartelt

Samantha Bartelt

AOI Manager & Ops Support

Samuel (Brother Sam) Pedersen

Samuel (Brother Sam) Pedersen

Tent & Event Manager

Viki Sisnette

Viki Sisnette

Aesthetic Engineer

Yasmin Radzi

Yasmin Radzi

Events & Ops Support

Jonny Boucher

Jonny Boucher

Founder and CEO

Carl Evans

Carl Evans

Director Programs & Operations

Christina Phanthao

Christina Phanthao

Director Events & Communications

Dave Kunicki

Dave Kunicki

Executive Director

Board of Directors

Amy Wang

HFTD Family & Community Committee

Ian McCoy

Ticketmaster- Director Client Development

Len Mayersky

HFTD Board President

MB Financial

Neil Walther

U.S. Foods

Nikhil Potdar

Talent Manager & Producer Outerloop Management || Director Business Development & Marketing Sumerian Records || Associate Member The Recording Academy

Ryan Smeele

HFTD Treasurer

Stream Capital Partners — CFO

Sean Tennar

KNI Communications — President/Founder

Advisory Board

Brian Mulholland

UI & Visual Designer

Chicago Digital

Dave Bendis

Franklin Middle School, Naperville Il - Principal

Jacqueline Carmody (AT-R, LCPC)

Therapist Youth & Adolescents

RiverEdge Hospital

Jennifer Rook (MT-BC, LCPC)

Clinical Director

The Institute of Therapy Through the Arts

Katie Mason (LCPC, LSW)

Clinical Director

Elyssa's Mission

Kim Bendis (MSN, FNP-C)

Community Advocate