Urban Gateways relies on a dedicated Board of Directors for leadership, advice, support, and encouragement. Their generous contributions to the growth of Urban Gateways help ensure a strong future for the organization. (Click on any name to learn more about our Board Members.)

Jane R. Bilger
Senior Program Manager, Corporation for Supportive Housing
Chair Elect
Shari Runner
President & CEO, The Urban League

Vice Chairs
Patrick J. Condon
Retired Partner, Consultant to Deloitte & Touche, LLP
Past Chair
Gary Cullen
Retired Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
Ellen Engel
Adjunct Professor of Accounting, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Past Chair

Committee Co-Chairs
Wonjae Barry
Executive Director, Enterprise Management Office, HCSC
Violet Goodheart
Tax Partner, KPMG, LLP
Joseph Kye
Shareholder, Vedder Price
Eric T. McKissack
Founder & CEO, Channing Capital Management
Nichole Panje
Director, Deloitte LLP
Tammy Steele
Arts Education Consultant
Mick L. Thompson
Partner, Mercer Human Resources Consulting

David Resnick
Partner, Robbins, Salomon & Patt, Ltd.

Joseph Kye
Shareholder, Vedder Price

Thomas D. Abrahamson
Executive Counsel, Lipman Hearne, Inc
Past Chair
Christian Beaudoin
Senior Vice President, Jones Lang LaSalle
Kenneth P. Bergren
Retired Managing Partner, Anderson Consultants
Past Chair, Honorary Director
Dawoud Bey
Professor of Art & Distinguished Artist
Honorary Director
Anton J. Britton
Vice-President, Northern Trust
Lisa Chung
Vice President of Total Compensations, CDK Global
Thomas A. Clewett
IT Vice President & Chief Technology Officer, Exelon IT Solutions
Ron Gould
Senior Counsel, DLA Piper
RuthAnn Green
President, Peters & Green
Honorary Director
Eileen Holzhauer
Library Media Specialist, Murray Language Academy
William Kahn
Retired Principal, Kahn Creative Partners
Honorary Director
Anna McCormick Kelch
Managing Partner, Ascend Executive Search
Mark R. Kirsons
Partner, Sidley Austin
Lisamarie Lukas
Head of International Communication, Options Cleaning Corporation
Kay Mabie
Director, Glenbrook Meals at Home
Robert McNamara
Senior Executive, Partner, Accenture
Cyril A. Mowatt
Consultant, Nuveen Investments
Irene Patner
Distinguished Citizen
Honorary Director
Susan S. Pritzker
Distinguished Citizen
Past Chair, Honorary Director
Lya Dym Rosenblum
Distinguished Citizen
Honorary Director
Luis R. Soria
Chief of Schools, Network 8 Chicago
Elaine M. Taussig
Assistant General Counsel, Wrapports LLC
Brittany Timmons
Strategy Manager, Accenture