Board of Directors

Leslie Bluhm
Co-Founder
Chicago Cares

Lauren Burns
Senior Director, Communications
PepsiCo North America Nutrition

Samuel B. Cohn
Board Treasurer
Chicago Cares

Stacy Collins
Vice President, Group Creative Director - Marketing
Conversant

Laura Eilts
Corporate Social Responsibility Leader
Grant Thornton LLP

Kyle Esecson
Board Fellow
Chicago Cares

Eric Ferren
Senior VP, Accounting Operations & External Reporting
AllState Insurance Company

Dan Frysinger
Innovation Strategist

Judy Gold
Partner
Perkins Coie LLP

Thomas Hurwich
Board President
Chicago Cares

Barbara Jones
Director, Mobility Markering
AT&T

Carol Lang
Education Consultant
Chicago Public Schools

Ankur Mathur
Managing Director
Accenture

Kevin McCarter
Board Secretary
Senior Partner
Deloitte

Dinu J. Parel
Global CIO
Dover Corporation

Michael Phillips
Board Vice President
President
Midwest Health Plan
Cigna

Anna J. Remis
Partner
Sidley Austin LLP

Tim Russell
Senior Director, Global Diversity and Inclusion
CDK Global

Dave Sack
VP, Philanthropy
Northwestern Memorial Foundation

Jennifer Alter Warden
President, Residential Sales
Baird & Warner

Jill Wolowitz
VP, Government Relations & Community Affairs
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Illinois


Emeritus Board

Jeff Braun
U.S. Director, Emerging Infrastructure Product Sales
Microsoft

Leslie Davis
Director, Portfolio Management
Equator Capital Partners

Teri DeRouchey Meyer

Thomas Green
Managing Director
RSM US LLP

Jason Kim
Partner
Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP

Fred O'Connor
Financial Advisor
Northwestern Mutual

Mary Prchal
Co-Founder
Chicago Cares

Marta Rhyner
Principal
Rhyner Public Relations

Austin Waldron


Auxiliary Board

Natalie Alvarado

Tia Battle

Monique Brown

Dale Cabreira

Angie Chiesa

Pat Corcoran

Karrah Cullers

Jenna Donahue

Lauren Gelecke

Phil Kinnison

Sara Kronenberg

Kylia Kummer

Meera Lakhavani

Johanna Luks

Kylie McCarter

Brigid McHale

Leesha McMillian

Jon Merrick

Stephanie Olan

Jessica Panza

Charlie Post

Chrissy Pringle

Christy Toy

Kye-Anne Wilborn

Jack Williams