Ashley Allen
Director of Post-Secondary Programs

Brian Broccolo
Program Manager

Meghan Colgan
Vice President, Programs

Jose Contreras
High School Program Manager

Shalanda Dexter
Program Manager

Nick DiMaso
Volunteer Manager

Brent Fogt
Marketing Manager

Teri Ford

Audrey George
Chief Executive Officer

Maria Guzman
Program Manager

Natalie Johnson
Program Manager

Stephenie Lazarus
Individual Giving Manager

Caitlin Moll
Strategic Projects Manager

Field Osler
Development Manager

Lupe Ruiz
Operations Manager

Barry Sullivan
Vice President, Finance & Operations

Haley Verbeke
Director of Special Events

Board of Directors

John Gallo
Partner, Sidley Austin

Vice Chair
Jim Owen
Director, Houlihan Lokey

John Walsh
Partner, Capital J Advisors, LLC

Secretary – Operational
Bob Dunklau
Vice President/COO, OMI Industries

Secretary – Administrative
Audrey George
Chief Executive Officer, Horizons for Youth


Anne Carey
Former Vice President of Industry Advisory Services, Bank of America

Tanika Coleman
Customer Service Representative, Avis/Budget Car Rental Group – Parent Representative

Greg Dingens
Executive Vice President, Monroe Financial Partners, Inc.

Brian Doyle
Managing Director, Head of International Healthcare, William Blair & Company

Pat Doyle
Partner, Winston & Strawn

Bill Forsyth
President, Frontier Partners

Silvia Gonzalez
Medical Assistant, PCC Community Wellness Center – Parent Representative

Jeff Grimes
CFO/Owner, Plastic Graphic Co.

Michelle Lia
Assistant Director and Clinical Assistant Professor, Loyola University Chicago

Debbie Ludolph
HRO Sales Executive, Aon Hewitt

Patrick Nash, Jr.
Partner, Kirkland & Ellis

Michelle Navarre
Head of School, Polaris Charter Academy

Mike Owens
Vice President of Technology, Chicago Zoological Society