headquarters Staff

The main phone number for the Fraternity Service Center is (847) 475-1856 or (800) 233-1856. The extensions for staff members are listed below unless another phone number is listed. Please note, office hours are 9:00 am to 5:00 pm CST.

To see a listing of our Chapter Development Team members, who work specifically with our groups, alumni and campus communities, CLICK HERE.

To contact us, please CLICK HERE, and your inquiry will be routed to the correct department.


Office of the Executive Director

Eminent Supreme Recorder & Chief Executive Officer
Michael Sophir
Ext. 246

General Counsel & Chief Operating Officer
Clark Brown
Ext. 210

Manager of Special Projects & Services
Teresa Hightower
Ext. 233


Senior Director of Finance
Dan Stanczak
Ext. 205

Manager of Finance & Human Resources
Dalphin Thomas-Hill
Ext. 206

Coordinator of Finance
Juan Faria
Ext. 222

Information & Technology

Chief Information Officer
Patrick Stiff
Ext. 207

Manager of Membership & Records
Ross Pometta
Ext. 217

Communications & Marketing

Director of Communications
Johnny Sao
Ext. 226

Manager of Digital Strategy
Phil Aiello

Educational Programs

Director of Educational Programs
James Irwin
Ext. 232

Chapter Development Department

Senior Director of Chapter Development
John Kovalan
(847) 636-7393

Manager of Chapter Development
Alan Fischer
(847) 302-9181

Manager of Chapter Development
Brett Polen
(847) 513-4274

Manager of Chapter Expansion
Timothy Sirota
(847) 513-2034

Coordinator of Chapter Development
Aaron Birney
(847) 707-5034

Coordinator of Chapter Development
Kevin Gath
(847) 513-4274

Coordinator of Chapter Development
Kyle Shatto
(847) 460-2560

Coordinator of Chapter Development
Travis Tafoya
(847) 204-3166

Coordinator of Chapter Development
Everet Thompson
(847) 513-2045

Coordinator of Chapter Development
Richard Barreto
847) 257-5498

Coordinator of Chapter Development
Grant Maris
‭(847) 257-5348‬

For a full list of Chapter Development Department bios, CLICK HERE.

Alumni Engagement

Coordinator of Alumni Engagement
Ryan Gibbons
Ext. 231


President & Chief Executive Officer
Will Grimsley
(847) 309-9177

Director of Development
Evy Lipecka
Ext. 208

Manager of Operations
Meg Walker
Ext. 213

Financial & Housing Corporation

Chief Executive Officer
Gregory Somers
(773) 590-1056

Director of Chapter Operations
Jake Showalter
(216) 407-0508

Coordinator of Leasing & Membership
Rachel Mitchell
Ext. 240

Property Manager
Chris Hancock




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