Campaign Cabinet

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United Way of Metropolitan Chicago
2016-2017 Campaign Cabinet Leadership Team

Campaign Chair

Patrick J. Canning
Managing Partner – Chicago

Vice Chair

Robert A. Sullivan
Regional President
Fifth Third Bank, Chicago

Cabinet Members

Steven C. Bauer
Senior Director
Cushman & Wakefield

Ellen M. Costello
Corporate Director
Former CEO and US Country Head
BMO Financial Corp.

Tara M. Dziengel
 Senior Vice President
 Global Head of Anti-Money Laundering
 Northern Trust

 Brian D. Ellis
The Boston Consulting Group

Ellie Forman
Corporate Community Relations Manager
Office of the Chairman
Mesirow Financial

John Gimpert
Partner – retired

 Ben Greene
 Title Partner

  Dean M. Harrison
 President and Chief Executive Officer
 Northwestern Memorial HealthCare

Kathleen Henson
Founder and CEO
Henson Consulting

Joseph M. Higgins
Director of External Affairs

Mary H. Houpt
Manager, Community Partnerships
Peoples Gas and North Shore Gas

Tony W. Hunter
TWH Incorporated

 John H. Idler
President & General Manager
ABC 7/WLS-TV Chicago

Jasmine M. Johnson, MSM
Government Relations & Corporate Affairs
Sr. Manager, Alliance Development- Illinois
Pfizer Inc.

Lisa N. Johnson
Executive Vice President Middle Market Banking
Wells Fargo

Nicole Johnson-Scales
Senior Vice President, Community Development
Fifth Third Bank

James P.Kolar
Central Market Managing Partner

 Andrew Mansfield
SVP Retail Banking
 Fifth Third Bank 

Dorri C. McWhorter
YWCA Metropolitan Chicago 

Theresa E. Mintle
Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce

 Terrence A. Newman
 Vice President – Region Manager
 U.S. Bancorp Investments
 U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc.

 Maria Q. Niehus, CFP
 Financial Advisor
 Northern Trust Securities, Inc.

 Katie O’Brien-Jensen
 Sr. Program Manager, Community Affairs

 Kristie Paskvan
 Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer
 President, Retirement Planning Advisory, Mesirow Financial

Peter Petros
General Counsel and Global Privacy Officer

 Debbie Rechter
Managing Director, Global Fixed Income,
Currencies & Commodities BMO Capital Markets

Robert G. Reiter, Jr.
Chicago Federation of Labor

Sheryl Schulze, NCIDQ, RID
 Senior Project Director, Associate
 Firmwide Developer Practice Area Leader

 Tristan Slemmons
Senior Manager, Corporate Citizenship

  Steve Solomon
  Vice President Corporate Relations, Exelon
  President, Exelon Foundation

  Emily Steckel
  Assistant Vice President
  BMO Financial Group

  Don Villar
  NABET-CWA, Local 41

 Casey Warnecke
 EVP, Chief Operating Officer
 Lockton Companies, LLC

Adrian Weidenfeller
Vice President, Global Financial Reporting
 Northern Trust

Johanns Williams
Director Franchise Services
LaQuinta Inns & Suites