CHICAGO TOUR-GUIDE
PROFESSIONALS ASSOCIATION

List of Language Specialty Members

The CTPA does not test for foreign language proficiency. Each member has self-determined his/her level of ability in order to be included in this list.

We strongly suggest that employers interview guides in the required language before finalizing any contracts.
The CTPA accepts no responsibility for any individual misstatements.

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Updated: August 2014

American Sign Language

  • Maria Hernandez

Arabic

  • Monica Hasbun

Danish

  • Anna-Clara Campbell
  • Tina Winther, CTG

Dutch

  • Michael LaRusso-Reis
  • Gerard van den Hoven

Finnish

  • Henna (Helena) Koivisto

French

  • Lijana Baehr, CTG (Friend)
  • Greg Borzo
  • Shirley Fastner
  • Brian Gallagher, CTG
  • Martine Guerret-Robertson
  • Monica Hasbun
  • Jean Rafael Heiz
  • Deborah Joyce
  • Michael LaRusso Reis
  • Beverly Livingston, CTG
  • Hillary Marzec
  • Kristine Moyer, CTG (Chicago Meetings & More)
  • Irama Neri-Heiz, CTG
  • Cristina Mazza Piccolo
  • Larissa Rolley
  • Iris Seefeldt
  • Tina Winther, CTG

German

  • Marianna Buchwald
  • Herb Eiseman, CTG
  • Uta Howard, CTG
  • Michael LaRusso Reis
  • Hillary Marzec
  • Iris Seefeldt
  • Ulli Titze
  • Tina Winther, CTG
  • Lisa Yost

Greek

  • George Haggis (transfers)

Hebrew

  • Michael LaRusso Reis

Hungarian

  • Csilla Dali

Italian

  • Lijana Baehr, CTG (Friend)
  • Shirley Fastner
  • Michael LaRusso Reis
  • Cristina Mazza Piccolo
  • Larissa Rolley
  • Amanda Scotese (Chicago Detours)

Mandarin Chinese

  • Cindy Lee

Norwegian

  • Anna-Clara Campbell
  • Tina Winther, CTG

Polish

  • Andrzej Franciszek Felker
  • Alex Soren (transfers)

Portuguese

  • Ediana Braham
  • Deborah Kerr
  • Michael LaRusso Reis
  • Daniel Oro
  • Rita Pereira Richter
  • Marli Vorpagel

Romanian

  • Csilla Dali

Russian

  • Andrzej Franciszek Felker
  • Roman Panich
  • Alex Soren
  • Igor Tuchinsky

Slovene

  • Lijana Baehr, CTG (Friend)

Spanish

  • Maria Duncker
  • Robert Enriquez
  • Shirley Fastner
  • Brian Gallagher, CTG
  • Monica Hasbun
  • Jean Rafael Heiz
  • Linda Aurora Keller, CTG
  • Deborah Kerr
  • Michael LaRusso Reis
  • Irama Neri-Heiz, CTG
  • Kristine Moyer, CTG (Chicago Meetings & More)
  • Daniel Oro
  • Emilia Pérez-Ellsworth
  • Donna Marie Primas, CTG
  • Rita Pereira Richter
  • Irma Rodriguez
  • Iris Seefeldt
  • Sharon Sylvester, CTG
  • Veronica Uribe
  • Marli Vorpagel
  • Silvana Meza Wolkowicz

Swedish

  • Anna-Clara Campbell

Tagalog/Filipino

  • Sheryl Lou "Shy" Nerecena

Ukrainian

  • Alex Soren

Yiddish

  • Edward Mazur, CTG

Yoruba

  • Ojo Olumuyiwa

CTG = Certified Tour Guide

Important: The CTPA does not test for foreign language proficiency. Each member has self-determined his/her level of ability in order to be included in this list. We strongly suggest that employers interview guides in the required language before finalizing any contracts. The CTPA accepts no responsibility for any individual misstatements.