Board of Directors

Officers

President:
John J. Bourke, Attorney at Law
Vice President:
Daniel B. Lange, Vedder Price
Secretary: 
Kyle A. Petersen, Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Treasurer:
Traci M. Braun, Exelon
Immediate Past President:
Sarah M. Bernstein, Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP

Directors

John J. Amberg, Northern Trust
Kimball R. Anderson, Winston & Strawn LLP
Kimberly Barton, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Myles D. Berman, Foley & Lardner LLP
Perry J. Browder, Simmons Hanly Conroy
David K. Callahan, Latham & Watkins LLP
Honorable Alison C. Conlon, Circuit Court of Cook County
Michael H. Cramer, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Susan J. Curry, The University of Chicago Law School
David T. Erie, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Kevin M. Fee, Sidley Austin LLP
Louis E. Fogel, Jenner & Block LLP
Sheila Frederick, United Airlines, Inc.
Matthew T. Furton, Locke Lord LLP
Paul E. Greenwalt III, Schiff Hardin
Charles P. Golbert, Cook County Public Guardian
Cara Hendrickson, BPI
Jonathan S. Jennings, Pattishall, McAuliffe, Newbury, Hilliard & Geraldson LLP
Maureen Kieffer, Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Brad Lane, Brinks Gilson & Lione
Elizabeth P. Lewis, McDermott Will & Emery
Stephen D. Libowsky, Dentons US LLP
Michael J. Lohnes, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
C. Vincent Maloney, Perkins Coie LLP
Lisa J. McCraw, Deere & Company
William C. Meyers, Goldberg Kohn Ltd.
Phillip J. Mohr, Chicago Volunteer Legal Services
Juan Morado, Jr., Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff, LLP
Vera A. Nackovic, Mayer Brown LLP
Ronald L. Ohren, Baker McKenzie
Mark O'Meara, Chapman and Cutler LLP
J. Damian Ortiz, UIC John Marshall Law School
Melissa O. Picciola, Legal Aid Chicago
Ann E. Pille, Reed Smith LLP
Trisha M. Rich, Holland & Knight
Cuyler Robinson, Charles River Associates
David A. Rodriguez, DePaul University College of Law
Mark P. Rotatori, Jones Day
Kathryn Shelton, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
Frederick Snow, First American Bank
Patrick Spangler, Vedder Price
Nikki Will Stein, Polk Bros. Foundation (Ret.)
David B. Sudzus, Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
Barry C. Taylor, Equip for Equality
Joshua G. Vincent, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
Christopher G. Wells, Office of the Illinois Attorney General
Marisa Wiesman, Prairie State Legal Services
Honorable Lisa Y. Wilson, Tenth Judicial Circuit
Susan L. Zielke, Land of Lincoln Legal Aid

Life Directors

Thomas B. Dorris
Nancy Felton-Elkins
Jerome Gilson
Richard J. Hess
Donald B. Hilliker
Christopher J. Horsch
Roslyn C. Lieb
Thomas H. Morsch
Maureen Mosh
Mary Ann O'Connor
Richard F. O'Malley, Jr.
James A. Rolfes
Lee Ann Russo

Representatives

Intern & Fellow Representatives:
Ruben Bautista, Chicago-Kent College of Law (2020 Intern)
Nora Cygan, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law (2019 Intern)
Shenna Johnson, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP (2019 Fellow)
Gabriel Lara, Chapman & Cutler LLC (2020 Fellow)

Liaisons:
Martin Cozzola, Chicago Volunteer Legal Services (Alumni Network Leadership Council)
Michael Whalen, Paul Hastings LLP (Young Professionals Board)

If you are interested in learning more about the work of PILI's Board of Directors or how to get involved, contact PILI's Executive Director, Michael G. Bergmann, by email or at 312-832-5129.

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