Board of Directors

FISCAL YEAR 23

Kendric Cobb
President
Kellanova

Keith E. Emmons
Vice President
Meyer Capel

Sook Lee
Treasurer
Stout Risius Ross, LLC

Suheily Natal Davis
Secretary
McDonald's Corporation

The Honorable Patti Bellock
Retired State Representative and former Director of the IL Dept of Healthcare and Family Services

Lydia Bueschel
Valentine Austriaco & Bueschel, P.C.

Shanin Farmer
Stanley Black & Decker

Ryan D. Gammelgard
State Farm Corporate Law Department

Nicholas A. Gowen
Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella, P.C.

Nathan B. Hinch
Meyer Capel, LLP

Kenneth Kirkwood
Abbott Laboratories

The Honorable Viviana Martinez
Judge, Circuit Court of Cook County.

Gray Mateo-Harris
Fox Rothschild LLP

Lauren Meachum
Ex-Officio
Attorney at Law

Faiq Mihlar
Heavner, Beyers & Mihlar, LLC

Harold B. (Hal) Oakley
Schmiedeskamp Robertson Neu & Mitchell LLP

Michael Ruiz
Southern Illinois University School of Law

The Honorable Jeff Schoenberg
Schoenberg Impact Advisors

Tobin Taylor
Heyl Royster

Tyrone Thomas
Doral Renewables LLC

Founding Trustees

Christine M. Ory
IL Workers Compensation Commission

Michael A. Pope
McDermott, Will & Emery

Timothy L. Bertschy
Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen, P.C.

Staff

Leslie Corbett
Illinois Equal Justice Foundation

Zach Zarnow
Illinois Equal Justice Foundation