Illinois NAWGJ Committee Members

State Judging Director

Contact the SJD for:

  • Moving in or out of state
  • Guidance on how to handle specific problems/issues
  • Discussing anything in confidence
  • Have an item that needs to be brought to the board's attention or for a board vote
  • Subject for the newsletter
  • Information sent to the membership informing them of a personal event, baby, wedding, death in family, etc.
  • Information on buying new or used uniform
  • Practice Judging DVDs
  • For in Gym Critique contracts


Contact Information:


Heather Forbes

(224) 595-3455



Administrative Assistant

Contact the Administrative Assistant for:

  • Information on your credentials
  • Volunteering for a clerk position
  • Information on group registration for Regional/National Congress/Symposium



Contact Information:


Tanya Chmielewski




Contact the Assigners for:

  • Help with the assigning system
  • Cancel an already contracted meet

Contact Information for Assigners:


Sue Brosnan

(312) 806-7034



Contact Information for Assigners:


Billy Gurin

(630) 484-7254



Contact Information for Assigners:


Cheryl Schuh

(815) 245-1421




Contact the Education Chair for:

  • Information on testing
  • Mentor, practice judging, clinics or study sessions
  • Practice judging DVDs
  • Clarification or questions on a specific point



Contact Information:


Christi Kearns

Judges Cup

Contact the Judges Cup Chair for:

  • Volunteering for Judges Cup
  • Questions on Judges Cup not posted on website



Contact Information:


Sharon Sargeant


Financial Assistant

Contact the Financial Assistant for:

  • Information on reimbursements
  • Information on NAWGJ financials



Contact Information:


Sue Woloszyk



Contact the Webmaster for:

  • Navigation of the website
  • Questions on the website
  • Suggestions for the website


Contact Information:


Richard Sabel