Board and Trustee Leadership

 

Board of Managers
Board of Trustees
Chairman's Council
Associate Board

Board of Managers

Officers

Gregory A. Nickele, Chair
Chairman
Reyes Food Group
Kathryn M. Sullivan, Treasurer
Michael A. DiMedio, Vice Chair
CEO, Co-Founder
Lotus Growth Partners
Bridget R. O'Neill, Recording Secretary
Partner
Sidley Austin LLP
Sharon R. Fairley, Vice Chair Joseph E. Tilson, Vice Chair
Co-Chair, Labor and Employment Law Department
Cozen O'Connor

Members

Caryn Rowe Africk
President
Merit Advisors, LLC 
Larry Hund
President and Chief Operating Officer
Harley-Davidson Financial Services
Lisa Anastasia
Executive Producer
Media Direct Productions
Rashod R. Johnson
President and CEO
Ardmore Roderick
Charles N. Besser
President and CEO
Intersport, Inc.
Joseph P. Karczewski
Managing Director
WTAS LLC
Laurence P. Birch Connie L. Lindsey
Executive Vice President and Head of Corporate Social Responsibility and Global Diversity & Inclusion
Northern Trust
Christine M. Brinkman
Vice President, Customer Financial Operations
ComEd
Father Robert Lombardo, CFR
Director
Mission of Our Lady of the Angel 
Todd J. Cabanban
Founding Principal
Cabanban Rubin & Mayberry
Richard H. Malone
President & CEO
YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago
Amy L. Carbone Peter B. McNitt
Daniel L. Creamean
Partner
KPMG LLP 
Thomas C. Miers
President
Naperville Bank & Trust
A. Steven Crown
General Partner
Henry Crown and Company
Vaishak Mittur
Manager, Global Assurance
CME Group
Elizabeth Cummings
Managing Director and Chief Information Officer
CIBC
Stanley Nitzberg
Principal
Mid-America Real Estate Corporation 
James S. DiMatteo
Chairman & Trustee
Dodi Management Group A JSD LLC
Meredith O'Connor
International Director
Jones Lang LaSalle
Jeffrey W. Douthit
Managing Director
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
S. James Perlow
Attorney-at-Law
Fred I. Feinstein
Senior Counsel
McDermott, Will & Emery, LLP
Kathy Roeser
Managing Director
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Peter Fissinger
President & CEO
Donald A. Campbell & Company
Steven P. Sorenson
Executive Vice President
Product Operations
AllState Insurance Company
Vincent J. Foglia
Foglia Family Foundation
Frederick B. Thomas
Partner
Mayer Brown LLP 
Charles E. Frank
President
Z Frank, Inc.
Judith L. Toland
VP, Chief Marketing Officer
Life Fitness
Dieter Freer
Consultant
Spencer Stuart
Chris Trick
Principal
PPC Partners
James H. Hayes
Attorney-at-Law
Mark D. Wilcox
Attorney-at-Law

Life Members

Allen J. Cizner

Board of Trustees
William E. Bennett John E. Neal
A. Steven Crown William A. Osborn
Yolanda M. Deen S. James Perlow
Vice President and Secretary
Sharon R. Fairley David J. Vitale
Donald J. Gralen Mark D. Wilcox
President
James H. Hayes
Vice President and Treasurer

Chairman's Council
William E. Bennett Paul L. Snyder
William A. Osborn David J. Vitale
Scott Smith

Associate Board

Executive Committee

Vaishak Mittur, Chair
CME Group
David M. Allen, Secretary
Katten, Muchin & Rosenman
Logan Dick, Communications Chair
Adage Technologies
Kevin Buckman, Board Engagement Chair
LinkedIn
Kaelan Nagle, Finance Chair
Ankura
Allison Wojtowicz, Volunteerism Chair
Common Threads
John Tocora, Chair Emeritus
Antares Capital, LP

Leadership Team

Anne Jorjorian, Special Event Co-Chair
EY
Mike Conti, Special Event Co-Chair
G2 Crowd
Matt Kmiec, Board Recruitment Co-Chair
HCSC
Maggie McGreevy, Board Engagement Co-Chair
Tastemade
Lisa Keller, Volunteer Activities Co-Chair
Bayer HealthCare
Kristine Rucker-Morrow, Mission Focus Co-Chair
Advocate Health Care

Members

Blake Adams
Grainger
Rachel Kassa
United Airlines
Kyle Adams
Sikich LLC
Kevin Kean
BNY Mellon Markets
Kemena Brooks
The Community Builders
Matthew LaFontaine
Willliam Blair & Company
Sandra Clarke
XL Catlin
Stephen Little
PwC
Christopher DeVine
Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors
Stephanie McCunn
EY
Candice Dwyer
Intersport, Inc.
Krystal McMiller
JPMorgan Chase & Co
Chris Freeman
Allstate
Mathew Odigie
Wells Enterprises
Kyle Geiger
Walker Wilcox Matousek, LLP
Deena Siegel
1871
Holly Glowaty
K+H Connection
Melanie Stewart
Archer Daniels Midland Company
Nick Goodman
Power Plate
Shelli Ulrich
Wells Fargo
Sara Isenhour
Equity Residential

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