1st Annual Native American Professionals Breakfast



19-Nov-2019 - 19-Nov-2019


University of Illinois
Student Services Building


1200 W. Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60607
Conference Rooms B & C


This is the premier event for leaders of business, government, education and employment to gather, honor, network and celebrate achievements of Native Americans.


Native American Chamber of Commerce of Illinois

University of Illinois, Chicago – Native American Support Program

California Indian Manpower Consortium



Business, Government, Employment and Education.


State Senator Suzy Glowiak-Hilton (24th District) – sponsor of SB727: Native American Employment Plan Act (includes a special 'thank you!' to her)


Janel Forde – Director, Department of Central Management Services, State of Illinois


Brian Hopkins, Chicago Alderman 2nd Ward


Professor Rodney Schrader – UIC, Professor & Denton Thorne Chair in Entrepreneurship, Faculty / Director, UIC Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies


Mary L. Smith (Cherokee) - Chair and CEO, Caroline and Ora Smith Foundation


Tim Blanks (Lumbee) – President, American Metals Manufacturing; President, Board of Directors, Native American Chamber of Commerce of Illinois


Cynthia Soto (Sicangu Lakota), Director - Native American Support Program, University of Illinois at Chicago


Susan Stanley (Ojibwe), California Indian Manpower Consortium




FREE. Registration Required


Want more information?
Phone: 630-926-1700
Email: info@nacc-il.org

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Attendance is free but limited. REGISTER ONLINE!
Parking reimbursement provided. Park in Lot 1B on 1139 W. Harrison Street