About Our Local

About Our Local
The SAG-AFTRA Chicago Local represents members working in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Wisconsin.
Local Staff

Eric W. Chaudron, Executive Director
Christine Czernecki
, Executive Administrative Assistant
Kathy Byrne
, Director of TV/Theatrical
Jolene Jones
, TV/Theatrical Representative
Paula Weinbaum
, Director of Broadcast
Randy Choiniere
, Broadcast Representative
Sheryl Plotkin Beck
, Broadcast Representative
Sean Hennessy
, Manager, Commercials & Co-Educational Contracts
Bradley Bartolo
, Rep, Commercials, Non-Broadcast & New Media Contracts
Kathy Nelsen
, Director of Membership
Shayna Young
, Membership Representative
Linda Swenson
, Director of Communications
William Hendrickson
, Organizer

Contact Us

SAG-AFTRA
1 East Erie, Suite #650
Chicago, IL 60611

Chicago/Midwest SAG-AFTRA Office
Tel. (312) 573-8081 or (800) 724-0767
Fax (312) 573-0034 or (800) 599-1675

Illinois Film Office 

Important Numbers:

Residuals Payment Info Center (323) 549-6505

Young Performers Hotline (323) 549-6030

AFTRA H&R - (800) 562-4690 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Eastern Time Monday through Friday

SAG P&H questions (800) 777-4013

AFTRA-SAG Credit Union (800) 826-6946

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