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Board of Directors

Uniting Voices Chicago is governed by the Board of Directors, composed of corporate leaders, entrepreneurs, community builders and cultural pioneers. The volunteer board manages the property and affairs of Uniting Voices Chicago, including fiduciary oversight and strategic direction for the organization.


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Ellen-Blair Chube
Partner, Managing Director and Client Service Officer, William Blair Investment Banking
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Brian Egwele
Managing Director, Egwele & Company
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Donielle McCutcheon
Partner, Sidley Austin


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Himal P. Agarwal
Chief Financial Officer, Braviant Holdings
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Eric Ashworth
Executive Vice President, Market & Product Strategy, Quad; President, Quad Agency Solutions
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Tracey Benford
Retired Partner, Goldman Sachs
Heiji Black
Founder and CEO of Jeune Otte
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Patrick E. Boehmer
Retired Partner, KPMG, LLP
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Erin Brown
Associate General Counsel, Alight Solutions
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Monica Carney
Head of Marketing, U.S. Wealth, BMO Wealth Management
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Caroline Dettman
Chief Marketing and Creative Officer, The Female Quotient
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Suzanne EL-Moursi
Founder & CEO, Samira
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Theo Epstein
Former President of Baseball Operations, Chicago Cubs
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Bob Fealy
Founder & President, ALUMinate
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Jude Fernandes
Partner, KPMG
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Ebba Gebisa
Counsel, Latham & Watkins LLP
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Dr. Jacqueline Griesdorn, M.Ed., PhD
Education Research, Consultant
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Christina Hatherly
Civic Leader & Music Educator
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Jeff Haxer
Senior Partner, Bain and Company Inc.
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Yusef Jackson
Attorney & Entrepreneur
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Melissa Kibler
Senior Managing Director, Accordion
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David J. Koo
Senior Partner, Retired
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Erin Lane
Chief of Staff, Office of the President, The University of Chicago
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Ann Marie Lipinski
Curator, Nieman Foundation for Journalism, Harvard
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James P. Meyer
Senior Vice President, RBC Wealth Management
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Kala Moynihan
Regional Sales Manager, Workday
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Suzanne Muchin
Clinical Associate Professor, Kellogg School of Management
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Michael Nemeroff
Chief Executive Officer & President, Vedder Price P.C.
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Matt Parr
Partner, PJT Partners
Pearse diana
Diane Pearse
Chief Executive Officer, Hickory Farms
Roan matt
Matt Roan
Entrepreneur/DJ, Crossfader King
Renee Salomon
Renee Sabo Salomon
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Joe Shanahan
Founder - Metro, SmartBar, Gman Tavern
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Kanwar Singh
Managing Director of Merrill Lynch; Member of the Board of Public Allies
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Jeff Steele
President - Specialized Lending, CIBC Bank, USA
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Laura Stern
Founder, Owner and Managing Director of Doyenne Wealth Advisors
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Michael Teplitsky
Partner, Wynnchurch Capital, L.P.
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Eduardo Valdes
Associate Vice President of Global Marketing, Professional and Consumer Audio divisions at Shure Inc.
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Brian Vandenberg
Chief Administrative Officer & General Counsel, American Medical Association
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Ron Weiss, M.D.
Founder/Ophthalmologist, Chicago Eye Consultants; Managing Partner, InFocus Capital Partners
Steven Won
Partner, Deals Strategy, PwC