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Meet Our Advisory Board

Chairman

Partner Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Stephen Ritchie

President & CEO The Chicago Public Education Fund

Heather Y. Anichini

Chicago

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Civic Leader and Philanthropist

Rebecca Balyasny

Director The Bluhm Family Charitable Foundation

Meredith Bluhm-Wolf

Senior Partner & Co-founder Victory Park Capital

Brendan Carroll

Founder and President SPC Educational Solutions

Sunny P. Chico

Managing Director Robert W. Baird & Co.

C. Christopher Coetzee

Vice President for Civic Engagement The University of Chicago

Derek R. B. Douglas

Retired Co-CEO Apollo Group, Inc.

Charles B. Edelstein

Co-Chief Executive Officer Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC

Paul J. Finnegan

Executive Chairman of the Board Wheels, Inc.

James S. Frank

Ruane, Cunniff & Goldfarb, Inc. Wishbone Management, LP

John Harris

Civic Leader and Philanthropist

Karen Z. Gray-Krehbiel

President Bandon Dunes Golf Resort

Michael L. Keiser

Partner & Managing Director Boston Consulting Group

Emily Kos

Managing Partner Granite Creek Partners, LLC

Peter G. Lehman

Vice Chairman Robert W. Baird & Co.

C.H. Randolph Lyon

Director Mansueto Foundation

Rika Mansueto

Former Chairman and CEO Mondelez International

Irene B. Rosenfeld

Chairman Emeritus Exelon Corporation

John Rowe

Director of Instruction, Early Childhood North Shore Special Education District

Kendra Wallace

Houston

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Executive Director Zell Family Foundation

Helen Zell

Meet Our Leadership Circle

Development Executive Novel Coworking

Jessica Callahan

New York

08

Partner Kirkland & Ellis

Dan Guerin

Managing Director Baird

Doug Henry

Director of Business Development Sheridan Capital Partners

Alexandra Keir

Deputy General Counsel Office of Governor J.B. Pritzker

Scott Lerner

Chicago

03

Consultant BCG

Carrie Littman

Chicago

12

Associate Grosvenor

Brian Malkin

Chicago

13

Vice President GTCR

Luke Marker

Executive Director JP Morgan

Matt McKee

Partner Bartlit Beck

Dan McElroy

Philadelphia

06

Head of Investments, Midwest JPMorgan

Jason Mueller

Partner Kirkland & Ellis

Kim Nemirow

New York

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Regional Manager of Diversity & Inclusion

Niral Patel

Atlanta

13

Managing Director, Corporate Strategy Balyasny Asset Management

Drew Tannenbaum

Partner Kirkland & Ellis

Eric White

Charlotte

07

Meet Our Auxiliary Board

Board Chair

Deloitte

Evan Rodrigues

Chicago

13

Madison Dearborn Partners

Will Coleman

Locke Lord LLP

Michael Conroy

Mississippi Delta

09

Winston & Strawn

Winston Gu

Los Angeles

07

Alvarez & Marsal

George Haramaras

South Carolina

14

Kriha Boucek

Laura Knittle

Charlotte

08

Quinn Emanuel

David Lakin

Detroit

12

Kirkland & Ellis

Katie Lencioni

Baltimore

10

GTCR

Matt Munfakh

U.S. Immigration and Customs

Jill Parikh

Chicago

08

Kirkland & Ellis

Dante Roldan

Tulsa

09

Madison Dearborn Partners

Dharini Shukla

Stritch School of Medicine

Elizabeth Southworth

DC

14

Abbvie

Celex Thomas

Intersport

Lauren Varnas

Baltimore

12

JLL

Max Zwolan

Chicago

15