NAHC Elections Scheduled for May 19At our Annual Meeting on Saturday morning, May 19, at 8:30 AM in Naperville Municipal Center Meeting Room B we will be electing directors and officers for two year terms expiring in 2018. The positions included in this year's election are Secretary of the Confederation (currently Marcia Straub); Treasurer (currently Kathy Benson); and two of the four at large Director positions (currently held by M. Skeet and Rick Strawbridge). Only Marcia Straub is eligible to run for her current position.
A nominating committee of President Steve Grosskopf, Vice President John Mesarchik and Director Rick Strawbridge was formed at the March 24th General Meeting and prepared a slate of recommended candidates, These include Treasurer: Tom Kodiak; Secretary: Tim Messer; Directors: Kathy Benson & Allen Panek. Nominations will also be accepted from the floor the day of the Annual Meeting.
Further details on the open positions are in the February edition of the NAHC Newsletter.
If you have questions or are interested in running for office, reach out to NAHC President Steve Grosskopf at
Founded in 1979, the Naperville Area Homeowners Confederation believes
in connecting people to what matters most - each other, neighbor to
The Confederation serves our community by providing the means to foster communication between member
associations, homeowners, and government officials. Through this communication, networking, and neighbors-
helping-neighbors, the Confederation is the vehicle through which we, as homeowners and residents, can stay
abreast of community's affairs and generate a positive influence on our area’s future.
Read more and learn about becoming part of Naperville's Neighborhood Solution!
Who We Are:
A knowledge resource, covering topics of interest to our members and
their neighborhoods. We seek out and share information on issues and
developments, events, association governance, and property management and
An advocate for homeowners; voicing community concerns through Public
Position statements, advisory groups, and liaison committees.
A stage where speakers address what is important to our member
associations and Naperville area residents.
A conduit bringing government to the people. Our meetings create dialogue
opportunities with community leaders.
A facilitator of educational, non-partisan forums on issues, referenda and
What We Do:
“As elected officials, we have to understand and respond to the needs of our constituents. The NAHC is
a vital link between the City Council and the community, both in providing residents with important City
information as well as allowing us to hear what is on residents’ minds. By working together, we make
Naperville the best place to both live and do business.”
Steve Chirico, Mayor, City of Naperville
"For the Naperville Park District, the Naperville Area Homeowners
Confederation is an important partner in our success. The NAHC has become
an increasingly vital conduit to communicate with residents about our
programs and events, and their committed efforts in helping us to reach
our constituents is invaluable."
Ray McGury, Executive Director, Naperville Park District
"The Naperville Area Homeowners Confederation brings people together to be heard and to listen. It is a
dynamic buffer between assumptions and possibilities allowing information to be considered and relationships
to flourish. It is a place where trust is built, where leaders develop and friendships are formed. Any
community worth living in is worth doing something for. Join your homeowner’s association. Come to an NAHC
meeting. Get involved. You make a difference!"."
MaryLou Wehrli, Commissioner, DuPage Forest Preserve District
"The Naperville Area Homeowners Confederation allows the Fire Department to communicate and receive
feedback from the residential customers and stakeholders that the Fire Department serves. The residential
population is our largest customer and the NAHC serves as a link to a vast majority of our citizens which has
proven very effective in promoting messages related to safety and health throughout Naperville"
Chief Mark J. Puknaitis, Naperville Fire Department
"The NAHC is a valuable partnership between City staff and residents. Through the confederation’s
proactive efforts, city staff is kept apprised of important concerns and can connect us with residents to
better share our work and City information. We appreciate the partnership of the NAHC and consider it an
important part of our success as a community."
Doug Krieger, Naperville City Manager
Become Part of Our Neighborhood Solution!
If you or your association are not members of the NAHC, joining is easy!
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download a membership application. NAHC Membership and Associate
Membership is available to Homeowners and Homeowner, Condominium, and
Tenant Associations in the Naperville area.
For more information on
joining the NAHC, please see our by-laws.
Want to Know More?
Contact the Confederation at:
Naperville Area Homeowners Confederation, Inc.
PO Box 5245
Naperville, Illinois 60567-5245