About the Chicago Coordinating Committee

The Chicago Coordinating Committee was formed in the mid 1960s to coordinate Guild activities in the Midwestern Area, including acting as liaison between members and the Guild, disseminating information, and promoting public awareness of the Guild. The CCC participates in a number of events during the year, in order to fulfill its goals of facilitating the exchange of ideas among members, maintaining contacts with other guilds and unions, and furthering professional opportunities for all Midwestern members.
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The Chicago Coordinating Committee meets monthly at:

Wrigley Building Conference Center
410 North Michigan Avenue, Third Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60611


Contact Information 

General Information: Vincent Torregiano, Director of Local Stations, vincentt@dga.org, (212) 258-0812

Non-Dramatic Television (Variety, Talk, Reality, etc.), News and Sports: Michael Berger, Assistant Executive Director, mberger@dga.org, (212) 258-0802 

CCC Co-Chairs, Members and Alternates


  • Richard Lederer
  • Thomas Wekony, Jr.
Committee Members:
  • Gretchen Brown
  • Valerie Bulinski
  • Kelly Creffield
  • Jason Dusenske
  • Lorin Fulton
  • Nancy Goodman
  • Wm. Davis Goolsby
  • Tracey Lafferty
  • Cynthia Malek
  • James McAllister
  • Kevin McGrail
  • John McNaughton
  • Natasha Parker
  • John Quilico
  • Nick Rafferty
  • Eric Roberts
  • Harlan Shapiro
  • Cheryl Stutzke
  • Rita Coburn Whack

Committee Alternates:

  • Carl Alaimo, Jr.
  • Nadine Aloisio-Sorenson
  • Samuel Alvelo
  • Johnny Arreola
  • Phil Bogdan
  • Adam Boor
  • Andrea Crandall
  • Guy DiBenedetto
  • Anthony Cabral
  • Mary Ann Dezulskis
  • Timothy Farrell
  • Judith Friedman
  • Pablo Gambetta
  • Nicholas Georgouses
  • Elizabeth Goldsmith
  • Jacob Grubb
  • David Haupt
  • Brett Hays
  • Carrie Holt de Lama
  • Damian Huck
  • Alex Hughes
  • Aiman Humaideh
  • LaTrisa Jackson
  • Jef Kos
  • Paul Kotkovich
  • Lee Levin
  • Vinh Lu
  • DanielMarcus
  • Fernando Mora
  • William Natale
  • Thomas O’Neill
  • John Pudelek
  • Mallory Squeo
  • Freddy Turner
  • Tyler Ventura
  • Robin Woldorf
  • John David Wolfe
Vincent Torregiano
Director of Local Stations
(212) 258-0812
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