Campaign Cabinet

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
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

 Jerome Harper
 Associate Director of Philanthropic Advisory Services
 Northern Trust

 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

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

Lisa Johnson
Executive Vice President Commercial Banking
Wells Fargo

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

James P.Kolar
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 Niehus
 Vice President, Financial Advisor
 Northern Trust Company

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


 Kristie Paskvan
 Chief Financial Officer
 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

 Tristan Slemmons
Senior Manager, Corporate Citizenship
 Deloitte Services LP

  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
 Chief Operating Officer
 Lockton Companies, LLC

Adrian Weidenfeller
Vice President, Client Operational & Reporting Solutions
Northern Trust