Humboldt Park Health Cordially invites you to join us for our Community Summit Day on Saturday, October 7, 2023, as we embark on a journey towards a brighter future of community wellness. Focusing on transformation and innovation, we’ll explore groundbreaking approaches that ensure relevance in our ever-changing world. Together, we’ll shape a path that revolutionizes well-being and sets the stage for healthier, more resilient communities.
An Inspiring Lineup of Guest Speakers Awaits You.
Emanuel “Chris” Welch, Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives
Speaker Welch has served as a State Representative in the Illinois General Assembly since January 2013. In 2021, he became the first Black lawmaker to hold his position as Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives. Highly recognized with several significant awards for his indelible work on improving education, creating jobs, and helping the most vulnerable, Speaker Welch has been instrumental in several pieces of historical legislation, including the Historic Illinois Trust Act, making Illinois a welcoming State for immigrants, and the Homeless Bill of Rights.
Chuck Gillespie, CEO, National Institute for Wellness
Chuck’s passion for helping others thrive is at the core of his remarkable work in wellness strategies. Attaining the highest wellness industry designation of Certified Wellness Practitioner in 2019, Chuck has developed and led workplace and community initiatives and consulted hundreds of organizations on wellness strategies while witnessing firsthand the importance of connecting people, processes, and strategies. Recognized as a Friend of Wellness by the Fisher Institute for Wellness and Gerontology and as a Beacon Community Champion, Chuck has also spent time in the classroom teaching for Purdue University, Indiana Wesleyan University, and Indiana University.
Jen Frey, Founder and CEO, Jen Frey Coaching
A Master Certified Life and Leadership Coach, Jen spent over ten years in healthcare before launching her own business, working most recently as the Director of a hospital-owned Wellness Center. She hosts the Think on Purpose podcast and is a passionate advocate for the well-being of healthcare leaders.
Don’t miss out on this exciting event celebrating the power of partnerships and community wellness. Please mark your calendars for the Humboldt Park Health Community Summit Day, and join us for a day of inspiration and empowerment!