Board/Governance

Board of Directors

CHAIRPERSON

Patrick J. Canning
Managing Partner – Chicago
KPMG, LLP

VICE CHAIRS

Deborah L. DeHaas
Vice Chairman, Chief Inclusion Officer
National Managing Partner for the Center for Board Effectiveness
Deloitte

Frederick H. Waddell
Chairman of the Board
Northern Trust

TREASURER

Kimberly D. Simios
Office Managing Partner, Chicago
EY

MEMBERS

Steve Battreall
President & CEO
Wells Fargo Commercial Distribution Finance

David R. Casper
President and Chief Executive Officer
BMO Harris Bank NA

Jeffrey Devron
President- Chicagoland
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co

W. James Farrell
Retired Chairman and CEO, ITW

Mary Jane Fortin
President, Allstate Financial Businesses
Allstate Insurance Company

Cheryl A. Francis
Co-Founder & Co-Chairman
Corporate Leadership Center

Kevin Geoghegan
Executive Vice President and Credit Executive
PNC Financial Services

Cary Grace
CEO, Global Retirement & Investment
Aon

Joseph M. Higgins
Director of External Affairs
Comcast

Tony W. Hunter
President
TWH Incorporated

Rev. Larry L. Jackson, MDiv
Vice President, Mission and Spiritual Care
Advocate South Suburban and Trinity Hospitals

Lisa N. Johnson
President
The Lamar Johnson Collaborative, LLC

James P. Kolar
Central Market Managing Partner
PwC

Paul V. La Schiazza
President
AT&T Illinois

Charles Matthews
President & Chief Executive Officer
Peoples Gas & North Shore Gas

Andrew J. McKenna, Sr.
Chairman Emeritus, McDonald’s Corporation
Chairman, Schwarz Supply Source

Richard Moore
President Illinois District
UPS

Kristie P. Paskvan
Senior Advisor
Mesirow Financial

Jorge Ramirez
Managing Director, Labor Strategies
Grosvenor

Robert Reiter
President, Chicago Federation of Labor
Vice-President, AFL-CIO

E. Scott Santi
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Illinois Tool Works Inc

Robert A. Sullivan
Regional Chairman
Fifth Third Bank, Chicago

Scott C. Swanson
President
PNC Bank, Illinois

William A. Von Hoene, Jr.
Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer
Exelon Corporation

Kelly R. Welsh
President
Civic Committee of the Commercial Club of Chicago

Johanns Williams
Franchise Service Director
LaQuinta Inn & Suites

Melvin D. Williams
President
Nicor Gas

Sean Garrett
President and Chief Executive Officer
United Way of Metro Chicago


Legal/Tax Documentation

United Way of Metropolitan Chicago Articles of Incorporation

United Way of Metropolitan Chicago Bylaws

Form 1023 – Application for Exemption