WITS Board of Directors

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Jeremy Cole, Chairman

Partner, Jones Day

Lauren Rocklin, President

SVP, Marketing, The Parking Spot

Dr. Olimpia Bahena, Vice President  

Principal, Talcott Fine Arts and Museum Academy

Scott Lehman, Vice President  

Vice President, Global Investment Banking, Baird

Laura Shroyer Liss, Vice President

Associate General Counsel, Advocate Aurora Health

John Martin, Vice President

President, JFM OPS Consulting LLC

Doug Buchler, Treasurer

Managing Director & COO, CIBC US

Patrick Hatton, Secretary

General Manager, The Chicago Athletic Association

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Jennifer Alter Warden

Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President,
Baird & Warner Real Estate

Amy Best

Senior Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer,
Exelon Corporation

Stephanie Braming

Global Head of Investment Management,
William Blair & Company

Ginny Carlson

Alter & Stone Volunteer Awardee

Past President
Educator, Civic Leader

Roger Carlson

Alter & Stone Volunteer Awardee

Past President
Retired, Senior Vice President,
Morgan Stanley

Kanika Chakravorti

Senior Vice President,
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Craig Close

Senior Vice President Portfolio Services,
PPM America & Jackson

Stephanie Curulewski

Head of Marketing and Origination,
IST Oil Americas

Federico Flores

Education Leader

Carolyn Goldhaber

Chief Financial Officer,
Segall Bryant & Hamill

Sydney Golliday

Principal,
John B. Drake Elementary School

Jesus Gonzalez

Chief of Staff,
Aon Risk Solutions

Diane Graham-Henry

Owner,
Diane Graham-Henry Photography

Philip Hildebrandt

Alter & Stone Volunteer Awardee 2019

Past President
Chief Executive Officer,
Segall Bryant & Hamill

Lisa Kastigar

Director of Business Development,
GCM Grosvenor

Girish Mirchandani

Senior Principal,
Howard Fischer Associates

Kaitlin Reimann

Americas Transformation Lead,
Google Cloud, Google

Alice Rooks

Principal,
ASR Group

Kristine Schaffner

Portfolio Manager,
Kinship Capital

Thrupti Shivakumar

Chief Executive Officer,
Cohesion iB

Ronald Sonenthal

Alter & Stone Volunteer Awardee 2014

Past President
Partner,
Deloitte Tax LLP

Mike Stritch

Chief Investment Officer,
BMO Harris

Carl Tannenbaum

Alter & Stone Volunteer Awardee

Past President
Executive Vice President,
Chief Economist,
Northern Trust

Edward Tilly

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer,
Chicago Board Options Exchange

EMERITUS DIRECTORS

Timothy Bixler
Jamie Garard III
Jill Jacobs-Baar
Donna LaPietra

Elaine Levinson
Robert “Bud” Lifton (1921-2016)
Terri Lind
Jennifer Mikulina

Tom Murphy
Roz Supera
Eileen Sweeney
Lili Ann Zisook

STAY UP-TO-DATE WITH THE LATEST WITS AND LITERACY NEWS