About Us

Visit Oak Park is the state-certified convention and visitors bureau for Western Cook County, representing the communities of Bellwood, Berkeley, Berwyn, Broadview, Brookfield, Elmwood Park, Forest Park, Franklin Park, Hillside, La Grange, La Grange Park, Maywood, Melrose Park, Northlake, North Riverside, Oak Park, River Forest, River Grove, Riverside, Schiller Park, Westchester and Western Springs.

Visit Oak Park Staff


Annie Coakley, Executive Director

Stacey Sheridan, Marketing Manager



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Visit Oak Park Board of Directors


Executive Committee

James Prescott – Chair  

President, The Prescott Group, LLC  


Nancy Cummings– Vice Chair 

Cummings Marketing Communications


Jackie Iovinelli - Treasurer 

Executive Director, Park District of Forest Park 


Keith Strom – Secretary  

Executive Director, Ernest Hemingway Foundation of Oak Park 

Board of Directors

John Binder 

Founder and Tour Operator, Chitown Gangster Tours 


Emily Egan

Village of Oak Park 


Susan Crane 

Historic Properties and Special Events Manager, Park District of Oak Park  


Liz Holt

Oak Park business owner


Peter Janunas

Gears 2 You - Riverside


Hon. Miguel Jones  

Trustee, Village of Maywood  


Erika Corona Owens 

Senior Marketing Manager, Global Association for Retail & Consumer Professionals 


Hon. Katrina Thompson 

Mayor, Village of Broadview  


Camille Wilson White 

Executive Director, Oak Park Area Arts Council