Contact us

To contact the CESSE general phone line dial 847.375.4736. 

Executive Director
Louise Ristau, CAE
Phone: 847-375-4785
Senior Operations Manager
Liz Giannini
Phone: 847-375-3674

Operations Administrator
Sara Dethloff
Phone: 847-375-3695


Education Manager
Natalie Steenberg
Phone: 847-375-6416

Partnership Manager
Colleen Murphy
Phone: 847-375-6302
Meetings Manager
Anna Gilkerson
Phone: 847-375-4812

ACCESSE19 Program Manager
Renee Lewis, CMP
Phone: 248-996-0979

ACCESSE19 Registration & Events
Laura Kashenider
Phone: 248-250-2514

We're about Trust

The key word that comes up again and again at CESSE is trust.  Our community members meet through our hallmark events, and continue the conversations well beyond.  Whether you are looking for a sounding board to help you work through a challenge, tips and advice on industry practices, or referrals to other people who have a solution you can use, CESSE is here to be, or become, your professional network of choice.

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