Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee

The Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee determines our long-term goals and makes recommendations to the Board on strategic initiatives. Its members come from a wide range of industries and are some of the most influential business and civic leaders in Chicagoland. Members of the Executive Committee are selected and approved by the Board. The Executive Committee members below serve from 2016 - 2018.

Chairman
Stephen Ferrara
Partner, Chief Operating Officer, BDO USA, LLP
Vice Chairman/General Counsel
Dan Boho
Senior Partner, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
Public Policy Committee Chairman
Robin L. Brown
Vice President, Government Affairs and External Relations, Ingredion Incorporated
Secretary
John Grant
Regional Vice President - Chicago Region, Walgreen Co.
Vice-Chairman
John Griffin
Co-Leader, U.S. Account Executive Practice - AON Risk Solutions, Retail, Aon Corporation
Vice-Chairman
David Hilfman
Senior Vice President Worldwide Sales, United Airlines
Treasurer
Michael Jamieson
Executive Vice President and Director of Commercial Banking, First Midwest Bank
Nominating Chairman
Paul La Schiazza
President, AT&T Illinois
Membership Development Committee Chairman
Jean McLaren
Chicago Office President & Chief Marketing Officer, MARC USA
Vice-Chairman
Richard Price
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Mesirow Financial
Vice-Chairman
Ted Souder
Head of Industry - Retail, Google
Vice-Chairman
Vincent Tomkinson
Midwest Managing Partner, Grant Thornton LLP
Ex Officio
Robert Wislow
Chairman - Chicago, CBRE/U.S. Equities Realty