2020 Manhattan Chamber of Commerce Board
Vialdo Design Studio
Shari Fiocca has lived in Manhattan for 13 years with her husband Carl and their 3 children.
Shari owns and operates Vialdo Design Studio, a promotional product distributor and graphic design company located here in Manhattan. She helps businesses select promotional products or design materials that make their comany or event stand out and get noticed.
As a member of the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce, she is passionate about serving our community and helping our area businesses to grow and succeed.
Village of Manhattan
Kevin Sing has been employed by the Village of Manhattan since 2004. He started in Manhattan as the Village’s first Finance Director and in 2014 began serving as Village Administrator. As Village Administrator, Kevin is tasked with ensuring that the Village is operating in accordance with the director as set forth by the Mayor and Village Board of Trustees.Kevin also provides administrative, professional, and legislative support to the Mayor and Village Board of Trustees. Prior to a career in government, Kevin had 10 years of experience in the private sector. His experience is primarily in banking where he served in various positions including Branch Manager,Loan Officer, and Commercial Lending Financial Analyst. It is this wide range of experience that gives Kevin a unique perspective in understanding the challenges businesses face while he performs his role as Village Administrator.
Mary Kay Cooper
Manhattan Historical Society
Mary Kay Cooper represents the Manhattan Township Historical Society. She is a retired teacher and technology coordinator, who currently serves as secretary for both the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce and the Manhattan Township Historical Society. She is also coordinator of the Manhattan Historical Museum.
She has previously held the positions of Chamber treasurer for five years and vice-president for one year. Her committee chairs include membership, scholarships and education. She has assisted with numerous events including Christmas on State reindeer exhibits and Gingerbread House Contest, Labor Day Parades, Golf outings, Kickoff dinners, and setting up the current office. She was a major contributor to the By-laws rewrite in 2013.
First Bank of Manhattan
Donna Bateman is the Deposit Products Marketing Manager at First Bank of Manhattan. With over 25 years of banking experience, she can assist you with all of your banking needs. In her spare time, she is a tax preparer and the treasurer for the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce and the Lincoln-Way Area Business Women’s Organization.
Manhattan Family Chiropractic
Kristy Byers has enjoyed living and serving in Manhattan for the past seven years. As a small business owner, she has always tried to be as active as possible in the community by hosting and sponsoring local events such as Sip of Summer Concert Series, Moms Night Out, Irish Fest and 5k, St. Joseph’s Pints and Pork Challenge, and the Labor Day Fireworks. Additionally, her business helps sponsor the Counting Stars in their St. Jude run to Peoria and the Illinois Celtic baseball team.
Kristy is also very active in the Park District and serves on the Park Board, which she enjoys very much. She has always been very family and community oriented and strives to continue to grow as a professional. Kristy enjoys meeting new people and building relationships with those who share common interests in helping businesses thrive.
Becky Bouck is a full time licensed Realtor with Village Realty. She is a life long resident of the Lincolnway Community and prides herself on being well organized. Becky's customer service ability brings abundant energy, creativity, and dedication to her work. Real Estate is much more than closing a deal. For Becky, real estate is about the relationships and experiences that are made along the way. With unmatched knowledge of the area, you can entrust that she will be by your side through every step of your home buying or selling process. Becky thrives on making your real estate experience a smooth and enjoyable one!
McGrath & Clark, P.C.
Timothy McGrath is a partner at the Law Office of McGrath & Clark, PC, which is located at 440 S State Street, Manhattan, Il since 1992. He was a past Manhattan Chamber of Commerce President from 1994-1996.
In 1995, Tim founded Irish fest with the late Mike McHugh as a fundraiser for the chamber. He is a member of St Joseph Parish and was a past parish and school board member.
Tim is a member of Providence Catholic Men’s Club and Will County Bar Association. He was also a soccer coach for MYAA.
Tim is interested to promoting the business climate for the Manhattan area. His office and home are located in Manhattan, and will be an active participant in Chamber events.
Joseph Cerullo is 34 years old, married to a wonderful wife and has 2 children (Jackson and Cameron). He grew up in Tinley Park and currently lives in New Lenox. He has been in the finance/investing field since out of college. For 9 years prior to joining Edward Jones, Joseph was with a small brokerage firm at the Board of Trade. He will be opening up a new office in New Lenox hopefully by the end of 2019. His office is currently located in Orland Park. Joseph became a financial advisor because he wanted to help people achieve their financial goals. He has been trying to meet as many people in the community as he can to introduce himself to them. Joseph is trying to become as involved as possible in the community right now and looks forward to continuing to do so. He has sponsored a Manhattan fall baseball team, donated to the reindeer sponsorship, and has been delivering welcome bags to new homeowners. Joseph thinks there is a great opportunity to grow the Chamber of Manhattan, as outside businesses see the recent growth of Manhattan and the expected continued growth. He would like to become even more involved in the community and help the Chamber grow.