2019-2020 Board of Directors

We are excited to announce our 2019-20 leadership teams! Please meet the ladies of the Board of Directors and the Management Team.   The Board consists of (top L to R) Tara Gulla, Treasurer; Erika Melchiorre, President; Kay Hallenbeck, Executive Vice President; Tara Charvat, President Elect; (bottom L to R) Amanda Greenblatt, Sustainer Director; Nicole Castrunovo, Nominating Director, and Annel Mitchell, Secretary.


Kay Hallenbeck leads the Management Team, which includes (top L to R) Meredith Sachs, Finance Vice President; Kay Hallenbeck; Tracey Tango, Sustainer Vice President; Stephanie Giblin, Shop Vice President (not pictured); (bottom L to R) Stephanie Wilson, Membership Vice President, Dana Felmet, Communications Vice President, and Andrea Caserta, Community Vice President.

We look forward to a wonderful year celebrating the Junior League of Summit’s 90th year of service! "It is an honor and privilege to serve as the President of the Junior League of Summit,” said Erik Melchiorre, Junior League of Summit President.  “We have an exciting year planned for our members and the community. I look forward to leading this network of empowered women dedicated to changing their community for the better.

Erika and her family live within Summit.  Originally from Indiana, Erika attended DePauw University where she met her future husband, Mark.  After DePauw, Erika attended the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, Illinois. She and her family moved to Summit in 2011 where she transferred into the JLS.  Since then, she has served on MAC, 85th Anniversary Gala Chair, Community Liaison, and Administrative Vice President. In addition to her involvement with the League, Erika is a current Board member at The Connection and a former Board member of the Overlook Auxiliary.