Board of Directors

  • John Sassaris, Chair
  • Group President, Commercial Banking
  • MB Financial Bank, N.A.
  • Chicago, IL
  • MarySue Barrett
  • President
  • Metropolitan Planning Council
  • Chicago, IL
  • Alicia Mazur Berg
  • Assistant Vice President
  • Campus Planning + Sustainability at University of Chicago
  • Chicago, IL
  • Joseph N. Gomez
  • Senior Vice President & Director of Business Development
  • Byline Bank
  • Chicago, IL
  • Tiffany Hamel-Johnson
  • Executive Vice President, Strategy & Administration
  • World Business Chicago
  • Chicago, IL
  • Oscar D. Johnson, Jr.
  • Senior Vice President, Regional Head of Business Banking
  • BMO Harris Bank
  • Chicago, IL
  • Deborah Kasemeyer
  • Senior Vice President
  • Northern Trust
  • Chicago, IL
  • Steve Kent
  • Managing Director & Vice Chairman
  • Piper Jaffray
  • Chicago, IL
  • Richard F. Klawiter
  • Partner
  • DLA Piper
  • Chicago, IL
  • Guadalupe Preston
  • Executive Director
  • Central States Ser, Jobs for Progress Inc.
  • Chicago, IL
  • George P. Surgeon
  • President & Chief Executive Officer
  • GSJ Advisors, Ltd.
  • Chicago, IL
  • Robbyn Wahby
  • Executive Director
  • Missouri Charter Public School Commission
  • St. Louis, MO
  • Gina Metrakas
  • Executive Vice President, Government Affairs & Urban Revitalization
  • Quicken Loans & the Family of Companies
  • Detroit, MI