Board of Directors

Thurston Bailey*
General Counsel, Optiver US, LLC

Frank Baiocchi*
Senior Program Officer, Polk Bros. Foundation

Marc Beem,*
Partner, Miller Shakman & Beem LLP

Michael Brody
Partner, Winston & Strawn LLP

Leah Bruno
Partner, Dentons US LLP

Will Burns
Director of Midwest Policy and Senior Advisor, Airbnb

Grace Chan*
President, Starinia Group

Barbara Flynn Currie
State Representative, 25th District

Heidi Dalenberg*
Partner, Schiff Hardin, LLP

Roxana Espoz
Events Manager

Ami Gandhi
Board Chair, Common Cause Illinois

Rebecca Gilman
Playwright; Associate Professor, Northwestern University, School of Communication

Leonard Goodman
Criminal Defense Attorney, Leonard Goodman Law Office, LLC

David Goroff*
Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP

Luis Gutierrez
Founder and Executive Director, Latinos Progresando

Vinni M. Hall
CEO, Art of Learning

Harriet Hausman*
Former Chair of the Board, Power Parts Co.

James Holzhauer
Retired Attorney, Mayer Brown LLP

Aziz Huq
Attorney, Professor, University of Chicago Law School

Colby Kingsbury
Attorney, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP

Diane Klotnia*
Partner, Miller Shakman & Beem LLP

Laura Kofoid*
CEO, Laudi Vidni, LLC

Ruth Krugly*
Of Counsel, Schiff Hardin, LLP

Scott Lassar*
Partner, Sidley Austin LLP

Betsy Lehman Levisay
Community Activist

Ada Lopez
Founder and President, Strategic Alliance International

Corey McDougle
Senior Manager, Ernst & Young LLP

Jill M. Metz*
Law Office of Jill M. Metz & Associates

Kerry A. Miller*
Legal Counsel, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu

Robert Murphy, MD
Director of the Center for Global Health, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University

Carrie Newton
Pro Bono Legal Consultant

Richard J. O’Brien*
Retired Partner, Sidley Austin LLP

Brian Richardson-Varona
Deputy Commissioner, Chicago Department of Public Health

Morton Rosen*
Former President, Polyfoam Packers Corporation

Lya Dym Rosenblum
Former Vice President for Academic Affairs, Columbia College

Robert Sash*
Partner, Deloitte LLP

Mary Stowell
Founding Partner, Stowell & Friedman, Ltd

Howard Suskin
Partner, Jenner & Block LLP

Stelios Valavanis
Founder and President, onShore Networks

Shyni R. Varghese*
Attorney

Hilda Vega
Vice President of Programs, pfc Social Impact Advisors

Charles Watkins
Director of Legislative Affairs, Chicago Department of Public Health

Cindy Wilson
Clinical Associate Professor of Law, Northwestern University School of Law

*Executive Committee

Emeritus:

Clifford Kelley
Talk Show Host, WVON