Director of Clinical Operations
Great Lakes Clinical Trials
A native Chicagoan, Amber has been immersed in digital media and marketing over the past decade, assisting hospitality industry clients with a wide array of marketing programs and initiatives. A former editor at Chicago magazine and reporter at The Wall Street Journal, Amber worked in public relations before returning to to the marketing world as Vice President of a Chicago visitor marketing company. Bringing 15 years of marketing and operations experience with her, she joined the Great Lakes Clinical Trials Team in October 2018 to oversee and implement the site’s recruitment and marketing strategies before transitioning into the role of Site Director.
Amber is a contributor to EnjoyIllinois.com and is a member of the Swedish American Museum’s marketing committee, where she also serves as co-emcee of their annual Midsommarfest event. Additionally, she is an active member of the Andersonville Chamber of Commerce, a caregiver support group facilitator through the Alzheimer’s Association, member of the non-profit Memory Care Coalition of Chicago, and planning committee member of the Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation’s (CISCRP) annual Aware For All Chicago event.