Board of Directors

Mayor Rahm Emanuel


World Business Chicago


City of Chicago

Michael Sacks

Vice Chairman

World Business Chicago


GCM Grosvenor

Jim Abrams

Chief Operating Officer

Medline Industries, Inc.

Anthony K. Anderson

Retired Vice Chairperson and Managing Partner of the Midwest Area

Ernst & Young LLP

Andrew Appel

President and CEO

IRI Worldwide

Jeff Aronin

Chairman and CEO

Marathon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Rita Athas

Senior Advisor

World Business Chicago

Melissa Bean

Chairman of the Midwest

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Jim Brady

Central Region Managing Partner

Grant Thornton, LLP

Bill Brodsky

Chairman and CEO

Chicago Board Options Exchange

Greg Q. Brown

Chairman and CEO

Motorola Solutions

John Buck

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

The John Buck Company

Martin Cabrera

Founder and CEO

Cabrera Capital Markets, LLC

Debra A. Cafaro

Chairman and CEO

Ventas, Inc.

Patrick Canning

Chicago Office Managing Partner


Gregory C. Case

President and CEO

Aon plc

David Casper

President and CEO

BMO Harris Bank

Stephen Chipman

Senior Vice Chair

Grant Thornton LLP

Christopher Crane

President and CEO

Exelon Corporation

James S. Crown


Henry Crown and Company

Deborah DeHaas

Vice Chairman, Chief Inclusion Officer

Deloitte LLP

Mary Dillon

President and CEO

Ulta Inc.

Craig J. Duchossois


The Duchossois Group

Donald Edwards

Managing Principal

Flexpoint Ford, LLC

Michael Englehart


Presence Health Network

Becky Frankiewicz

General Manager, Quaker Foods North America


Mark Furlong

Retired President and CEO

BMO Harris Bank

Margo Georgiadis

President for the Americas

Google Inc.

Matthew Gibson

Head of Client Coverage, Americas and Head of Investment Banking, Midwest Region

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

Ilene Gordon

Chairman, President and CEO

Ingredion Incorporated

Alex Gourlay


Walgreen Co.

Antonio Gracias

Founder, CEO and Chief Investment Officer

Valor Equity Partners

Daniel M. Hamburger

President and CEO

DeVry Education Group

Dean Harrison

President and CEO

Northwestern Memorial HealthCare

Lori Healey


Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority (MPEA)

Mellody Hobson


Ariel Investments

Mark S. Hoplamazian

President and CEO

Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Lamar A. Johnson

Managing Principal


Steve Kersten

Owner and President

WaterSaver Faucet

James P. Kolar

Greater Chicago Market Managing Partner

Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP (PwC)

Mitchell J. Krebs

President and CEO

Coeur Mining, Inc.

Eric Lefkofsky

Managing Partner


Dan'l Lewin

Corporate Vice President, Technology and Civic Engagement

Microsoft Corporation

Aylwin Lewis

President and CEO

Potbelly Sandwich Works

Charles Matthews


People's Gas/North Shore Gas

Samuel M. Mencoff


Madison Dearborn Partners

Jamie S. Miller

President & CEO

GE Transportation

Michael H. Moskow

Vice Chair and Distinguished Fellow, Global Economy

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Thomas F. Motamed

Chairman and CEO

CNA Financial

Oscar Munoz

President and CEO

United Continental Holdings, Inc.

Pin Ni


Wanxiang America Corporation

William A. Osborn

Retired Chairman and CEO

Northern Trust Corporation

Henry M. Paulson, Jr.


The Paulson Institute

Jose Luis Prado


Prado Strategic Consulting

Former President

Quaker Oats North America

John Pratt

Managing Director, Investment Banking

Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Richard Price

Chairman and CEO

Mesirow Financial

J.B. Pritzker

Co-Founder and Managing Partner

Pritzker Group

Frank Ptak

Chairman and CEO

Marmon Holdings, Inc.

John Rau

President and CEO

Miami Corporation

Jim Reynolds

Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO

Loop Capital

Larry Richman

President and CEO

The PrivateBank

Robbie Robinson

Managing Director

BDT Capital Partners

Desiree Rogers


Johnson Publishing Company

Pat Ryan, Jr.

Founder and CEO


Muneer A. Satter


Satter Investment Management, LLC

Sam Scott

Retired Chairman, President and CEO

Corn Products International, Inc.

Kimberly Simios

Office Managing Partner

Ernst & Young LLP

Virginia Simmons

Senior Partner

McKinsey & Company

James Skogsbergh

President and CEO

Advocate Health Care

J. Douglas Sparkman

COO Fuels, North America

BP Products North America, Inc.

Byron Spruell

Vice Chairman, Central Region and Chicago Managing Principal

Deloitte LLP

Paula Steiner

President and CEO

Health Care Service Corporation

Hugh Sullivan

Vice Chairman

Morgan Stanley

Robert Sullivan

President and CEO

Fifth Third Bank

Donald Thompson

Former President and CEO

McDonald's Corporation

Glenn F. Tilton


Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Timothy P. Walbert

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Horizon Pharma

Gregory D. Wasson

Former President and CEO

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Wasson LLC

Keith Williams


Underwriters Laboratories Inc.