Our Executive Board

Board Member Chris Valentine

CHRIS VALENTINE – CHAIR

Edward Jones

Financial Adviser

Lizbeth Schuh

LIZBETH SCHUH – VICE-CHAIR

Bureau of Economic Development

Director of Policy - Cook County

Board Member Anne Evens

ANNE EVENS – SECRETARY

Elevate Energy

CEO

Board Member Chris Maling

CHRIS MAILING - TREASURER

Discover Financial Services Retired

Board Member Dan Fajerstein

DAN FAJERSTEIN

Law Office of Dan Fajerstein Real Estate Attorney

Board Member Dean Magdalin

DEAN MAGDALIN

Magdalin Creative Media President

Board Member Don Bartell

DON BARTELL

Motorola Solutions Retired

Board Member Donnalee Floeter

DONNALEE FLOETER

DonnaLee M Architect Principal

Board Member Jonathan Smith

JONATHAN SMITH

Effective Air

JUANITA GARCIA

Pepper Construction

Julien Jaworski

JULIEN JAWORSKI

POWER CONSTRUCTION

Board Member Rob Cappucci

ROB CAPPUCCI

Consultant

Our Auxiliary Board

Abby Mattson

Openlands
Assistant Director of Development

Alexandra Terrana

General Assembly
Director, US Instruction, Tech

Bek Lambrecht

Self-Employed Freelancer/Student
Theater Technical Director/MBA Candidate

Brenna Decker

Konstant Architecture Planning
Architect

Daniel Burns

Daniel Fisher

Daniel Sawyer

Self-Employed
Dog Furniture Designer

Diane Florian

Studio Manager

Elaine Meyer

University of Chicago
Content Specialist

Hannah Loftus

World Business Chicago
Research Director

James Tasker

Salesforce
Account Executive

Jessica Dargiel

Thrive Chicago
Director of Data and Learning

Joel Duckett

Berwin School District
Special Education District Coordinator

Katrina Hudy

Marmon Construction Fastener Company
Director of Marketing and Product Development

Kelsey Watterworth

Jacobs
Transportation Engineer

Kristen Johnson

Advocate Aurora Health
Manager, Public Affairs

Luke Dawahare

Amazon Robotics
Engineering Project Manager

Liz Franz

Google
Head of Industry, Waze

Luke Perdue

IEA, Inc.
Associate Civil & Structural Engineer

Marsha Nagorsky

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Senior Manager, Attorney Recruiting Marketing

Naomi Oster

University of Illinois at Chicago
Grants & Contracts Specialist

Reed McCalib

Bell Kearns
Environmental Lawyer

Sharon Garrett

Apex Fintech Solutions
Sr Instructional Designer

Tom Mulhern

Studio Y
Founder and Principal

Tyler Dunn

The Mx Group
Art Director

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