Board Leadership


Board of Directors


Barbara Stewart, Bowe-Stewart Foundation

Vice President

Thomas O’Neill, Commonwealth Edison Company


Rolando Acosta, Attorney at Law


James Morgan, Property Security Advisors

Board Members

Adnan Assad, Senior Vice President, Popular Community Bank

Pamela Blackwell, President and Chief Operating Officer, Blackwell Management Services

Robert Buono

Dee Dee Chesley, Civic Leader

Anthony Chimino, President, Assurance Agency, Ltd. 

JoAnne Cicchelli, Civic Leader

William R. Daley, Executive Director, Morgan Stanley Fixed Income 

Jordan Hadelman, Founding Chairman, Witt/Kieffer

Jeff Kemerley, Senior Brand Manager, Hillshire Brands Corp.

Jeffery Larry, Co-founder and Vice Chairman, CTR Ventures, LLC

William Lloyd, Senior Vice President, Product Delivery, Bank of America

Dan Lynch, Managing Director of Corporate and Government Affairs, United Airlines

Rick Smirl, Chief Operating Officer, Investment Management Division, William Blair & Company

Gregory Spitzer, Partner, Paul Hastings

Eddie Tyner, Vice President, Classified Digital Marketplaces, Tribune Publishing

Kimberly White, Global Compliance Counsel, Power Solutions, Johnson Controls, Inc.

Thomas Woodrow, Partner, Holland and Knight




Thursday, September 18, 2014                                       6:00 pm to 8:00pm
Christopher House Belmont Cragin
5235 W. Belden Ave.
Chicago, IL 60609


Wednesday, November 12, 2014                                    6:00pm to 8:00pm
TBD downtown*


Wednesday, January 14, 2015                                        6:00pm to 8:00pm
TBD downtown*


Wednesday, March 11, 2015                                           6:00pm to 8:00pm
TBD downtown*


Wednesday, May 6, 2015                                                  6:00pm to 8:00pm
Christopher House Logan Square
3255 W. Altgeld
Chicago, IL 60647

*Location to be confirmed by June 30, 2014

For more information on board meetings, please contact Marni Singer at (773) 922-7500 or



Christopher House

2507 N Greenview Ave
Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: (773) 472-1083

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