Board Members & Directors
Peter Gallagher, President
- Owner of Vanguard Security Co.
- Bringing you state of the art alarm and fire security for over 30 years in Bensenville and a certified electrical contractor.
- Director of the Bensenville Chamber of Commerce since 2009.
Charles Rizzo, Vice President
- Reverse Mortgage Specialist for AAG
- Senior Advocate: helping seniors achieve better outcomes through equity based lending and strategic partnerships with other senior service providers
Oronzo Peconio, Secretary
- Vice president of Bean Express Coffee since 1995.
- President of Fire Protection District 2, President of Friends of Handicapped Children and Village Trustee for 4 years.
- Has served as Director and President of Bensenville Camber of Commerce, President of Kiwanis Club.
Michele Milewski, Treasurer
- Seasoned business and community development officer with over 20 years in retail banking with additional experience in branch Management and operations
- Her goal is to build new business relationships for ABC and the Bensenville Chamber of Commerce and continue to be active in the Bensenville community through various organizations
Elizabeth Trezzi, Director
- With over more than 25 years of experience in International Businesses – Maritime Industry, Port Security – Multimodal Transportation with OAS ‘Organization of American States’ – National Security, Political Science and Diplomacy.
- Co-Founder of various Bi-National Chamber of Commerce.
- Executive Positions for different companies in Latin American Countries.
- Invited as speaker for different International Events around the Americas
Armando Perez, Director
- Independent State Farm Agent with over 10 years in the Financial Services Industry Specializing in Auto, Home, Life, Health, Bank and Mutual Funds
- Married to Lucia Perez and they have a 6 year old daughter, Milan
- Has worked in Bensenville area for many years and his wife lived in Bensenville for over 15 years
- The agency is located on Grand Ave (Plaza De Campana) between Industrial and Church Rd. The office number is (630)595-3883
Dr. Cary Blumberg, Director
- Brings to the Chicago land area state-of-the-art dental technology with 5-star customer service
- A graduate of Northwestern University Dental School and has been practicing for over 35 years
- His goal is to provide his patients with the most pleasant, exceptional dental experience possible
Paul DeMichele, Director
- Director of the Bensenville Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Illinois Toll Way Local Area Committee for the Elgin O’Hare Western Access Road. He is the coordinator between the Bensenville Chamber and the EOWA.
Clara Arbiser, Director
- Senior Living Advisor for Bridgeway of Bensenville.
- 18 years in the Senior Industry as a public Relations, Marketeer and Sales.
- Director for the Bensenville Chamber of Commerce.
- Her approach has always been to establish long term relationships within the community.
Denise Gallagher, Office Manager