About the Foundation

Board & Staff

Christine Castellano

Ingredion Incorporated

Christine M. Castellano is the Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer for Ingredion Incorporated, a NYSE listed company.   In this capacity, Christine is responsible for the worldwide management of the company’s legal affairs.   Christine provides advice and counsel to the company’s Board of Directors, officers and management, and directs activities of internal and outside legal counsel around the world.

Christine is active in the ABA International Law Section, and is Communications Officer of that Section, and formerly Division Chair of the Americas and Middle East Division of the Section.   She is also a member of the Section’s Council, and a member of the Publications Committee.   She is a member of the Association of Corporate Counsel, the Illinois State Bar Association, The Conference Board Council of Chief Legal Officers and the North Shore General Counsel Association.

Christine serves on the Board of Trustees of the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum and of The John Marshall Law School, and is a member of the Womens’ Board of the Chicago Zoological Society.  In June 2015, she was elected to the Board of the Illinois Equal Justice Foundation.   She served on the Executive Leadership Team for the 2012 and 2013 Metro Chicago American Heart Association Heart Walk, and continues as Executive Sponsor for the Ingredion team.       Lastly, she is a member of the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Access to Justice Corporate Counsel Advisory Committee.

Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE: INGR) is a leading global ingredients solutions provider specializing in nature-based sweeteners, starches and nutrition ingredients and bio-material solutions.  With customers in more than 100 countries, Ingredion serves approximately 60 diverse sectors in food, beverage, brewing, pharmaceuticals and other industries.