Our Staff

Western Golf Association / Evans Scholars Foundation Staff

All staff can be contacted directly by sending an email to their last name @wgaesf.org or by calling (847) 724-4600 during regular business hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. CST.

Todd Alfred Vice President, Corporate Partnerships
Anna Bochenek Par Club Assistant
Steve Bitto Building Maintenance
Sheila Bressler Accounting
Steve Brueggeman Chief Financial Officer
Patti Cavender Scholarship Associate
Gerri Cicchinelli Director, Strategic Partnerships
Patrick Donohue Communications Manager
Betsy Drazner Communications Associate
Jerry Dudek Vice President, Development
Jim Feeney Director, Development
Courtney Fields Manager, Events and Stewardship Programs 
Laurie Folk Par Club Assistant
Amy Fuller Director, Communications
Linda Getty Manager, Administration
Rudy Guerrero Information Technology Manager
Jeff Harrison Senior Vice President, Education
Chelsea Havekost Scholarship Services Manager
Gary Holaway Vice President, Communications
Gina Iovino Scholarship Manager
John Kaczkowski President and CEO
Jennifer Kane       Director, Development
Saad Khan Accounting and Human Resources Manager
Bill Kingore Senior Vice President, Development and Strategy
Kevin Kissane Development Manager
Anna Knapp Annual Giving and Alumni Relations Associate
Kelsey Knapp Volunteer Coordinator and Promotions Manager
Jeff Lapsansky Ticket Sales and Marketing Manager
Amy Lillibridge Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Relations
Mike Maher Director, Education
Kimberly Michaelson Director, Annual Fund Giving
Matt Minella Director, Sales, BMW Championship
Bill Moses Director, West Region
Dan Niemiec Manager, Operations and Special Projects
Tim Orbon Manager, Caddies and Scholarship Development
Vince Pellegrino Senior Vice President, Tournaments
Steve Prioletti Tournament Manager
Tracey Ruder Accounting
Carrie Salbeck Receptionist
June Sciame Senior Director, Administration
Brian Shell Director, Education
Lynn Slussar Database Manager
Karen Socke Par Club Assistant 
Kara StackEducation Manager
Matt Starr Director, Development
Barb Thomas Par Club/Pro-Am
Patrick Timson Director, Tournament Operations
Sally White Tournament Manager, 2016 BMW Championship
Collier Wiebe Volunteer Coordinator and Promotions Manager

Who we are
Learn more about the Western Golf Assocation and Evans Scholars Foundation