Below is the list of Committee Chairs for the ARMA Chicago Chapter.


Education and Programs

The Education Committee is focused on developing and planning monthly meetings and  providing on-going learning and networking opportunities for chapter members.




The Hospitality Committee is key to planning successful Chapter events. This committee ensures that a facility with appropriate meeting rooms and food is available for each monthly meeting, annual seminar and all other special meetings called throughout the year. 

Michelle Paluch, Chair | East Bank Records | [email protected] 


Community Service

The Community Service Committee coordinates donations for a charity decided upon yearly by chapter members.  Donation opportunities include a monthly 50/50 raffle and community service volunteer opportunities. If you have any suggestions for potential community service opportunities, please send an email to [email protected].

Esther Diamond, Chair | Locke Lord |  [email protected]



The Communications Committee manages the publicity activities of ARMA Chicago through social media outlets as a way to share information about upcoming events and resources, and to promote outreach and advocacy.




The Membership Committee, working in cooperation with our Board Members, is responsible for increasing the number of individual and institutional members and ensuring the retention of these members through the offering of services that meet their needs.  Contact the membership team at [email protected] with any questions.

Pamela Coan, Chair | GRM Document Management | [email protected]



The Chapter Librarian maintains the ARMA Chicago library, including collection development, resource circulation and keeping members apprised of material availability.

Lauren Doerries | Walgreens



The Newsletter committee is responsible for compiling a quarterly publication sent out to members.  The newsletter features articles, pictures, and general information about past programs and upcoming educational and networking opportunities for the ARMA Chicago Chapter. 

Laurie Gingrich | PWC


Vendor Relations/Sponsorship 

This committee works with our current and potential sponsors on initiatives that support the Chapter while providing our sponsors with opportunities to promote their services and network with our members.  These very important relationships are an integral part of the ARMA organization.

Dominic Zucchero, Chair | [email protected]



The Webmaster is responsible for ARMA Chicago's web presence. 

Mike Chamberlin | Accenture



The Chapter Auditor provides a review of the Chapter fiscal condition and a continuing verification that established controls and safeguards are observed.

Thomas Lesko | REB Steel Equipment Co | [email protected]


If you are interested in volunteering, please contact [email protected]  We would be happy to answer any questions and provide more information about what is needed.