Member Services

The mission of the Standing Committee on Member Services is:

  • To act as a sounding board for initiatives aimed at increasing Association membership.
  • To act as a sounding board for initiatives related to promoting ISBA lawyers to the public.
  • To assist, from time to time, with new additions to the Member Marketplace Program.
  • To regularly evaluate existing Member Marketplace Program offerings.
  • To assist with the promotion of the online directory component of the IllinoisLawyerFinder Program.
  • To serve as the supervising committee for periodic local bar association leadership programs.

The Committee will be reviewed and evaluated within two years. Consists of a chair, vice-chair, secretary, and up to 15 members as appointed by the President.


Committee Roster

  • Julie A. Johnson, Weiss-Kunz & Oliver, LLC, Elmhurst, Chair
  • Debra L. Thomas, Romanucci & Blandin LLC, Chicago, Vice-Chair
  • Marcos A. Resendiz, Chicago, Secretary
  • Diana Christine Servos, ST Legal Group, Deerfield, Ex-Officio/Board Liaison
  • Lindsay M. Bentivegna, Illinois Department of Central Management Services, Springfield, Member
  • Fariz Mohammed Burhanuddin, Esq, Burhanuddin Law LLC, Chicago, Member
  • David R. Hughes, Barrett Twomey Broom Hughes & Hoke LLP, Carbondale, Member
  • Heather M. Hurst, Davis Friedman, Chicago, Member
  • Brandy L. Johnson, SIU School of Law, Carbondale, Member
  • Annemarie E. Kill, Avery | Kill, LLC, Chicago, Member
  • Megan M. Olson, Tracy Johnson & Wilson, Westmont, Member
  • Jeffrey B. Strand, ISBA Mutual Insurance Company, Chicago, Member
  • Rebecca L. Zeilenga, Law Offices of Rebecca L Zeilenga, Rolling Meadows, Member
  • Ernest Barrens, Illinois State Bar Association, Chicago, Staff Liaison
  • Ann M. Boucher, Illinois State Bar Association, Springfield, Staff Liaison