LFA Board

PRESIDENT
GRETCHEN A. WINTER, J.D. (1990)
Executive Director, Center for Professional Responsibility in Business and Society, College of Business, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

VICE PRESIDENT (Convene)
SUNIL HARJANI (2015)
Assistant United States Attorney, United States Attorney's Office

VICE PRESIDENT (Connect)
LEIF ELSMO (2011)
Executive Director, Community & External Affairs, The University of Chicago Medicine

VICE PRESIDENT (Mobilize)
JANET LANG (1991)
Retired, Senior VP Human Resources

SECRETARY/TREASURER
DeRONDAL BEVLY (2014)
Managing Director, RubyRose Strategies


2017-2018 BOARD MEMBERS

JILL ANTONIEWICZ (2010)
Chief External Relations Officer, The Family Institute at Northwestern University 

E. SUSANNE FRANCIS BEST (2007)
Founder and President, Thrive Group International

JACKIE BURGESS-BISHOP (1996)
Regional Director, Cook County Health & Hospitals System

GRACE CHAN (2005)
President, Starnia Group; and Development Director, Indo-American Center

TED CHRISTIANS (2008)
Chief Executive Officer, Umoja Student Development Corporation 

LISA SCHNEIDER FABES (2000)
Consultant, Schneider Fabes Consulting

ACASIA WILSON FEINBERG (2017)
Executive Director, Educators 4 Excellence

ESTHER FRANCO-PAYNE (2015)
Executive Director, Cabrini Green Legal Aid

KEVIN GALLAGHER (1993)
Telephone & Data Systems

CARLOS GARCIA (2017)
Senior Director, Integrated Marketing, Health Care Service Corporation - BCBS

EMILY HARRIS (1989)
Senior Director, The Chicago Community Trust and Executive Director, ADA 25 ADVANCING LEADERSHIP

IANNA KACHORIS (2016)
Senior Program Officer, The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

PRESTON KENDALL (1997)
President, Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep

JESSE KNOX (2001)
Senior Minister, Church of the Good Shepherd, Congregational, United Church of Christ

TUYET LE (2004)
Executive Director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice—Chicago

RAFAEL LEON (1999)
Executive Director, Chicago Metropolitan Housing Development Corporation

TOM LEVINSON (2009)
Member and General Counsel, Park Piedmont Advisors LLC

BERTHA G. MAGAÑA, J.D. (1992)
Associate Vice President, Oak-Leyden Development Services

JEANNE MARSH, Ph.D. (1986)
Professor, School of Social Service Administration, The University of Chicago

KARI MOE (1985)
Chief of Staff, Congressmen Keith Ellison

MICHAEL L. MONTICELLO (2013)
Managing Director, CIBC

DANIEL "DL" MORRISS (2016)
Attorney, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

KERRY L. NELSON (2003)
Retired Senior Vice President, Northern Trust

PRESTON L. PUGH (2012)
Member, Litigation Department, Miller & Chevalier

NEVILLE REID (1998)
Partner, Fox, Hefter, Swibel, Levin & Carroll, LLP

FRANCINE SOLIUNAS (1995)

ELIZABETH SWANSON (2006)
Vice President Programs & Strategy, The Joyce Foundation

ED TANZMAN  (1994)
Co-Director, Emergency and Disaster Anaylsis Group, Argonne National Laboratory

JUAN THOMAS (2002)
Founder and Principal, The Thomas Law Group

TIMOTHY W. WRIGHT, III (1988)
Partner, Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A.

 

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