- Mr. Karel Schwarzenberg, Former Foreign Minister of the Czech Republic
- Mr. Milan Stěch, President of the Czech Senate
- Mr. Tomáš Grulich, Chairman of the Permanent Commission for Czechs Living Abroad
- Mr. Petr Pakosta, Member of the Permanent Commission for Czechs Living Abroad and the Committee for Economy, Agriculture and Transportation.
- Mr. Petr Gandalovič, Czech Ambassador to the United States
- Mr. Borek Lizek, Czech Consul General in Chicago
- Mr. Vladimír Eisenbruck, Former Commissioner for Czechs Living Aboard
- Mr. Martin Dvořák, New York Czech Consulate
- Ms. Elizabeth Hernandez, Illinois State Representative
- Mr. Steven M Landek, Illinois State Senator
- Mr. Jeff Tobolski, Cook County Commissioner
- Mr. Robert Lovero, Mayor of Berwyn
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