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520 North 30th Street, Suite 16, Quincy, IL 62301
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1900 Gulf Street Partners Regional Center Members

Karla Klingner Diaz
Chief Executive Officer

Karla Klingner Diaz

Karla Klingner Diaz is the President and founder of GILS Management Group, LLC, a company that matches world capital with business ventures to stimulate economic growth and create jobs for United States work... read more »  

Mike Troup
Chief Operating Officer

Mike Troup

Michael A. Troup serves as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of GILS Management Group, LLC (GILS). He leads the company in screening hundreds of investments to ensure that those few selected projects meet EB... read more »  

Gregory Higgins
Executive Vice President

Gregory Higgins

Gregory Higgins brings over 17 years of experience in business development, project management government relations and commercial contracts’ negotiation. Mr. Higgins has worked in strategic posts with state... read more »  

Jan Burger
Corporate Secretary & Treasurer

Jan Burger

Jan coordinates all legal and consulting efforts for GILS Management Group, LLC (GILS) and serves as the administrative link between the project developers, placement consultants, domestic producers, investo... read more »  

Christopher Watkins
General Counsel

Christopher Watkins

Chris Watkins, a 5th generation attorney, practices law in Columbia, Missouri, and specializes in business transactional law, estate planning, real estate transactions, and angel/venture capital investment. ... read more »  

Krishna Chitturi

Krishna Chitturi

Krishna Chitturi is a Mechanical Engineer, based out of Chicago, IL with 29 years of experience in various management and consulting positions for Fortune 500 companies. He has proven experience in manufactu... read more »