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Our Board is a group of professionals who help with governing the organization, raising funds, planning special events, and acting as ambassadors for our programs in the community. If you're interested in joining or would like more information, please fill out the board application form.



Peter Marchese, President

Joseph Day, Vice President

Owner, Global Innovation Solutions & Healthcare Data Partners

Carl D'Silva, Treasurer

Managing Principal, Perkins+Will

Alberto Ponce de Leon

Allen Wright

Chairman of The Board at Greater River North Business Association

Andrew Dorn

Manager of Global Environmental Programs, Illinois Tools Works

Ann-Louise Haak

Pastor, Wellington United Church of Christ



Donald Goff

Partner, Winston & Strawn, LLP 

Mieko Furuhashi

Sr. Quality Assurance Engineer, Tock

Stephen Sandler

Partner Attorney, Gould & Ratner, LLC 

Todd Wolcott

Senior Project Developer, Mercy Housing Lakefront

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