New Teachers Luncheon

Chamber members treated teachers new to Elmhurst’s public and private schools to a tasty meal and one-on-one conversation at our 27th Annual New Teachers Luncheon held at the Diplomat West Banquet Halls on August 7, 2017.


Andrea Pokrefke (center) of event co-sponsor Suburban Bank & Trust and her co-workers treat four new teachers to lunch.


Laura Butolph of event co-sponsor Inland Bank introduces Arlene Garcia, who will teach math and science at Churchville Middle School.


At his last New Teachers Luncheon, retiring Elmhurst History Museum Director Brian Bergheger welcomes Diana Sanchez, a psychologist at York Community High School and Fischer Elementary School.


Laura Finkel, a speech and language pathologist at Churchville Middle School and Emerson Elementary School, is announced by City of Elmhurst Communications Manager Kassondra Schref.


Second Vice Chair Kevin Kost of Edward Jones Investments delivers greetings to all on behalf of the Board of Directors, as President and CEO John Quigley looks on.