Board of Directors

  • Chairperson

    Susan A. Hallen, IBM Global Services

  • Vice Chairperson

    Jeff Shea, Payline Data

  • Board of Directors

    Beth Dowdle Bracco, Blue Plate Catering

    Kathleen A. Casey, Bear Necessities

    Dennis Culloton, Culloton Strategies, LLC

    George Houlihan

    Paul R. Iacono, Chicago Dowel Co.

    Kimberly G. Jewett

    Joy L. Larisey, ITW, Inc.

    Tim Mauery, Cramer-Krasselt

    Pamela Mikulec, The Parthenon Group

    Ken Moll, Moll Law Group

    Myra Synder

    Jacquie Toia, DNP, RN, Lurie Children's Hospital

    David A. Ventura, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

  • Officers

    CEO/Founder: Kathleen A. Casey, Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation

    Vice President: Courtney C. Krupa, Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation     

    Treasurer: Joy L. Larisey, Illinois Tool Works, Inc.     

    Secretary: Paul R. Iacono, Chicago Dowel Co.                                                           

  • Legacy Board

    Fredrick H. Bates, Esq.

    Michael Curran

    Kelly Kramer, RN, MSN

    Eric Lundstrom     

    Elizabeth Neuhoff

    Russell Scurto, Jr.

    Tracy Scurto

    Bradley A. Stephens

    Ralph Wakerly    

    Fr. Paul White


  • Honorary Members

    Tony and Laurie Amonte    

    Gary and Sandy Fencik    

    Jay Levine and Mary Ann Childers    

    Mike and Kim Singletary

Scientific Committee

  • Scientific Committee

    Chairperson: Jacquie Toia, DNP, RN

    Anne Borgman, MD 

    Sinisa Dovat, MD, PhD 

    Stacey Kalambakas, MD 

    Paul M. Kent, MD 

    Lori Kunkel, MD 

    Charles S. Hemenway, MD, PhD 

    Rishi Lulla, MD 

    John P. O'Bryan, PhD 

    Kathleen M. Sakamoto, MD, PhD 

    Marcelo Bento Soares, PhD 

    David O. Walterhouse, MD


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