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Chicago Lights Board of Directors
The members of Chicago Lights Board of Directors are generous with their time, resources, and networks as they provide fiduciary and programmatic oversight and set the strategic vision for the organization.
Ken Walker, President
Elinor Hite, Vice President
Executive Coach—Career Counseling
Chad A. Tischer, Vice President
DiMeo Schneider & Associates, LLC
Amy M. Gulinson, Secretary
Aon Law Department
Craig Nash, Treasurer
Nicholas R. Vanderschie, Assistant Treasurer
Morningstar Investment Management, LLC
Debbie Frisch, Immediate Past President
Bates Development Services
Victoria G. Curtiss
Fourth Presbyterian Church
Joseph Feldman Associates
University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Lafayette Kyle Ford
Horizon Hotel Group
Amy M. Gulinson
Aon Law Department
Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP
Virginia J. Pillman
Virginia M. Johnson & Associates, Inc
Brian Van Klompernberg
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Chicago Public Schools
Stacy Jackson (ex officio)
Executive Director, 312.981.3562
Chicago Lights Associates Board
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The Chicago Lights Associates Board is an enthusiastic group of young professionals working to promote the mission of Chicago Lights by raising awareness of Chicago Lights and its programs through special events, volunteer opportunities, and fundraising activities.
Members of the Chicago Lights Associates Board are charged with the following:
1. Be informed about Chicago Lights’ mission and programs, serving as a Chicago Lights ambassador in the community
2. Attend monthly Associates Board meetings
3. Serve on a committee, helping to develop, plan, and carry out events
4. Participate as a volunteer for Chicago Lights
5. Attend and participate in Associates Board events
6. Contribute financially to the Chicago Lights Annual Fund
The monthly time commitment for involvement is approximately three to nine hours. Request a membership application by emailing Lauren Suppes.
If you can’t commit to membership, but still want to be involved with the Chicago Lights Associates Board, join our email list and receive regular updates of special events in which you can participate and raise funds for Chicago Lights. Simply email Lauren Suppes and indicate you’d like to be added to the Chicago Lights Associates Board events mailing list.
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