Meet Our Chamber Team
Kim Biederman joins the Niles Chamber of Commerce as Executive Director. With over 15 years of nonprofit management experience,
Kim formally served as Executive Director for the Publicity Club of Chicago (PCC), one of the nation’s largest independent public relations membership associations. Prior to joining PCC, Kim was the Executive Director for the Chicago Area Public Affairs Group (CAPAG) and the administrator for Chicago Women in Government Relations (CWGR). Kim provided key association support services to the organizations including membership and recruitment, corporate sponsorship, board/committee management, budget and meeting/event planning.
From 1995 to 2006, Kim was the Operation Manager for American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) where she managed a 45,000 square foot multi-tenant office facility and budget of $2 million. She served prior to that as the chief event planner of their annual conferences ranging in size from 1000 to 6000 attendees.
Kim started her career working for Congressman Sidney Yates and the U.S. Department Health and Human Services in Washington D.C.
Kim served the Village of Niles as a Trustee where she started the Niles Teen Center and spearheaded and chaired the Milwaukee Avenue Redevelopment Committee. She was on the Planning and Zoning Board for over seven years prior to becoming Village Trustee.
Kim holds a Masters of Public Administration from University of Illinois – Chicago, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science and Sociology from Illinois State University.
It’s tough running a business, but it’s easier when the Niles Chamber of Commerce has your back. The Chamber does more than build a strong economy – we offer prime networking venues to develop new contacts and solid resources to help you start, manage and grow your company. Belong to the Chamber – because it’s good for business and good for Niles. As your Executive Director, this is my focus everyday at the Niles Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
Niles Chamber of Commerce Offices
8060 W. Oakton Street, Niles IL 60714
(Located inside the NorthSide Community Bank Building)
Monday thru Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
(Office sometimes closed for outside events, meetings and programs.)
Tel: (847) 268-8180
Fax: (847) 268-8186