Rep. Peter Roskam to host Women's Forum in West Chicago

WEST CHICAGO – U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Illinois, will host a Women's Forum Nov. 16 in West Chicago.

The forum will feature healthcare and financial planning experts, with a keynote speech on combating human trafficking in the Chicago area by Lynne Johnson of Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation (CAASE).

The Sixth District Women's Forum will take place from 9 until 11 a.m. at Prairie Landing Golf Club, 2325 Longest Drive in West Chicago.

Panels include "Financial Management in a Tough Economy," featuring Julie Casserly of LPL Financial, Ryan Madigan of Nuveen Wealth Management Services, and Tom Lydon of the Office of Illinois State Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka, and "Navigating the Changing World of Healthcare," featuring Mary Grealy of the Healthcare Leadership Council, Amy J. Derick of Derick Dermatology, LLC, and Elena Butkus of Aetna Insurance.

To RSVP for the forum, contact Roskam's press secretary Meagan Holder at