Leadership Dinner

Fairmont Millennium Park


5:30 PM Reception

7:00 PM Program

Connect with the Illinois Environmental Community

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Ticket sales have officially closed. Additional seating is extremely limited. Contact jgutshall@ilenviro.org with ticket inquiries.

Join leaders from Illinois-based environmental organizations, businesses and governments to celebrate our community's achievements and recognize key leaders from the past year.


Need parking? The Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park offers $37 valet parking for the evening. There is no other parking provided by the venue.

We will be convening in the Imperial Ballroom, which should be easy to find upon arrival.

Guests will be dressed in their best business or cocktail attire

Any additional questions can be directed to Jaime Gutshall at jgutshall@ilenviro.org.

2022 Environmental Leadership Awards

Alderwoman Maria Hadden

Community Champion Award

Deputy Governor Christian Mitchell

Milestone Achievement Award

Leader Robyn Gabel

Lifetime Champion Award

COVID Safety

We want to bring the environmental community together in a way that is both safe & fun, so IEC will be following all city and state COVID guidelines in effect during the time of our event.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Sustainability Supporters

Canadian Pacific Railway

Sustainability Benefactors

Lois Morrison & Justin Daab

Heather Steans & Leo Smith

Friends of IEC Sponsors

Sustainability Sponsors

Perri & Rick Courtheoux

Hon. Barbara Flynn Currie

Angela Foster-Rice

Karen May

Kelly Mazeski

Event Entertainment


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