Meet Our Officers & Directors

Officers

Robert A. Wislow, Chairman
Chairman, CBRE/U.S. Equities Realty

Wendy Berger
President, WBS Equities

David R. Casper
President & Chief Executive Officer, BMO Harris Bank

Marcy R. Carlin
Senior Vice President, Essex Investment Management

Michelle L. Collins
President, Cambium, LLC

Jose Martinez, Treasurer
TalentRISE, Managing Director

Trisha Rooney
President, R4Services, Inc.

Bruce Sagan, Secretary
Publisher, Herald Newspapers, Inc.

Cindy Pritzker, Chairman Emerita
Civic Leader

Rahm Emanuel, Honorary Chairman
Mayor, City of Chicago


Directors

Jodi Block
Civic Leader

Kathleen Boege
Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Wintrust

Thomas M. Carroll
CEO of TMC Leadership Consulting, LLC

Esther Choy
Founder & Chief Story Facilitator, Leadership Story Lab

Kathleen M. Cronin
Senior Managing Drrector, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, CME Group

Monique Brinson Demery
Historian & Author

Deirdre C. Drake
EVP & Chief Human Resources Officer, US Cellular Corporation

Paul H. Dykstra
Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP

Michael Fassnacht
CEO & President, FCB Chicago

Linda Filler
President, Retail Products & Chief Merchandising Officer, Walgreens (Retired)

Jennifer Friedes
Screenwriter, filmmaker & former attorney

Graham C. Grady
Partner, Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

Jacqueline Griesdorn
Educator, Francis Parker School

Suren Gupta
EVP, Technology & Operations, The Allstate Corporation

Francia Harrington
Executive leadership, Civic Engagement & Strategic Partnerships, Fifth Third Bank

David F. Heroy
Partner, Baker & McKenzie LLP

Adam Hoeflich
Partner, Barlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Sctorr LLP

Christine Holmes
Partner, Ernst & Young LLP

DeLu Jackson
VP Precision Marketing, Conagra Brands

David Kenzer
Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, HERE Technologies

Shobi Khan
President & COO, General Growth Properties, INC

Donna LaPietra
Executive Vice President, Kurtis Productions

Roger Liew
Operating Partner, Impact Engine

Cheryl Mayberry McKissack
Founder & CEO, Nia Enterprises LLC

Carlette McMullan
Principal, William Blair & Company, LLC

Sheila Owens
VP, Economic Development, ComEd

Linda Johnson Rice
Chairman, Johnson Publishing Company, LLC

Michelle Rindt
VP, Customer Service, Peoples Gas and North Shore Gas

Anne Daley Ryan, M.D.
Attending physician, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital

Andrea Sáenz
Chief Operating Officer, Chicago Community Trust

Mary Lee Schneider
President & CEO, SG360°

Rodd M. Schreiber
Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Mark Sproat
Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary, Follett Corporation

Linda J. Stephans
Institutional Consulting Director & Managing Director, Graystone Consulting

Cherryl Thomas
President & CEO, Ardmore Associates

Elizabeth Tulach, CFA, CPA
Managing Director, Investment Strategy, The Boeing Company

Marcus Wedner
Co-Managing Partner, CIVC Partners

Michael Wilson
KPMG, LLC, Principal, Risk Management

Dina Yaghmai Payvar, MD
Co-Director, Physicians Laser & Dermatology Institute, Northwestern University


Life Directors

John L. Brennan
Head, Private Wealth Management, William Blair & Company LLC

Rocco J. deGrasse, J.D.
Managing Director, The Claro Group

James R. Donnelley
General Partner, Ampersand, Reset & South Eastern LP

Sondra B. Epstein
Civic leader

James F. Feldstein
President, Charles R. Feldstein & Company, Inc

Marshall Field
Chairman, The Old Mountain Company

Stanley M. Freehling
Adivsory Director, Lehman Bros (Retired)

J. Ira Harris
J.I. Harris & Associates

Leslie S. Hindman
President & CEO, Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

James H. Lowry
Senior Advisor, Boston Consulting Group

John Rau
President & CEO, Miami Corporation

Frank A. Rossi
Chairman, FAR Holdings Co., LLC

Charlie A. Schrock
President & CEO, Integrys Energy Group, Inc. (Retired)

Maureen Dwyer Smith
Civic Leader

Ella D. Strubel
Managing Director, EllaQuent Designs

Audrey Bables Tuggle
Civic Leader

Dia S. Weil
President, CEO and Director, Mercantec, Inc.