West Suburban Board/Governance

Board Chair

Carrie Buddingh
Partner, Bellock & Coogan, Ltd.

Board Vice Chairs

Kevin Geoghegan
Executive Vice President and Credit Executive, PNC Financial Services

Becky Meggesin
Vice President, Talent Management & Labor Relations, AGL Resources


William Ruona
Community Volunteer, USPS, Berwyn Post Office (Retired)

Community Impact Steering Committee Co-Chairs

Mary Ann Badke
Commmunity Volunteer, Northern Trust Bank (Retired)

Phyllis Russell
Community Volunteer, Health and Human Services Leader (Retired)

Campaign Cabinet Chairs

Robert Korabik
Information Technology Manager, Amazon

Andrew Mansfield
Senior Vice President, Market Manager, Fifth Third Bank


Jose Alvarez
Grant Director, Town of Cicero

Maureen Brocato
President and Owner, Brodic Machine Tool Sales, Inc.

Paul Darrow
Director of Innovation and Insights, Kellogg Company

Andrew Dunn
Director of Marketing & Business Development, Simon Property Group

Phil Ehrhardt
Superintendent, Benjamin School District #25

Kevin Geoghegan
Executive Vice President and Credit Executive, PNC Financial Services

John Gorzak
Vice President, Old Second National Bank

Michelle Hoskins
Chief Human Resources Officer, First Midwest Bank

Marcia MacPhearson
Principal, Health & Life Sciences, Oliver, Wyman and Company

Mark Stelter
Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer, Itasca Bank & Trust Co.

Gary Yeaw
Vice President of Human Resources, SunCoke Energy, Inc.

Associate Board Members


Crystal Trauner
Senior Flexonics

Vice Chair

Mark Skerjan
Nicor Gas, AGL Resources

Governance Chair

Sarah Kipp
McDonald’s USA, LLC

Events Chair

Courtney Patterson
Advocate Health Care

Volunteer Chair

Kevin Whittingham
SunCoke Energy, Inc.

Dimeji Adeeko Nationwide Insurance

Syed Ahmed McKinsey & Company

Peter Evans Patterson Law Firm

Marcy Farrey McDonald’s Corporation

Meghan Gualtieri CenterPoint Energy Services, Inc.

Tamara Hughes Western & Southern Life

Natalie Ramos Northwestern Memorial Foundation, Delnor Hospital

Nick Summa Fifth Third Bank

Josh Wyrick Treehouse Foods