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board of advisors

More than forty-three community-minded volunteers are working with The Salvation Army as members and representatives of The Salvation Army Chicago Advisory Board.  They help to carry out its religious and charitable program in the community.

These board members perform a unique service to the community. They function in an advisory capacity to The Salvation Army, assisting the Army in its delivery of services to the less fortunate of the City of Chicago.

ADVISORY BOARD EXECUTIVE COUNCIL

BOARD CHAIRMAN
Michael Karpeles
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

BOARD VICE CHAIRMAN
Ernest R. Sawyer
President
Ernest R. Sawyer Enterprises, Inc.

BOARD TREASURER
Scott Sindelar
President
LaSalle Street Capital Management, LLC

BOARD SECRETARY
James D. Pajakowski
Executive Vice President
Global Business Risk Services Group
Protiviti

PAST BOARD CHAIRMAN
Harry Dolan
President
Dolan Associates


ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS

Dr. Eric M. Barnes
Orthodontist

Emerson M. Bouchard
Consultant

Denise Brown
Chief Credit and Risk Officer
Harley-Davidson Financial Services

J. W. Croft, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President
The Field Museum

Patrick Davidson
Managing Director
Davidson Consulting Group, LLC

Bill Dempsey
Retired

James Devine
Principal
Newcastle Properties LLC

Ray Gillette
Retired DDB Chicago

Jim Guthrie
President
Promus Capital, LLC

Patricia A. Hemingway Hall
President and CEO
Health Care Service Corporation

Chris M. Kolber
President
Kolber & Associates

Lamarr Lark, Sr.

Stewart Lumsden
Consultant
Spencer Stuart

Robert J. Maganuco
Partner
Sidley Austin, LLP

Kevin Meehan
Regional President – Chicago
Wealth Enhancement Group

William D. North
Attorney and Consultant
Retired

Steven G. Novick
Retired

Steve Peterson

Paul E. Rigby
Retail Consultant

Charles E. Saul, Jr. (Ted)
Senior Vice President
Bank of America

Steven A. Smith
Senior Vice President
Director of Business Development
UMB - United Missouri Bank

Nate Sutton
Owner
Sutton Ford Lincoln Suzuki Honda

Eric Tech
President Engine Group
Navistar, Inc.

David K. Waltz
Assistant Treasurer
Integrys Energy Group

Lloyd A. Wennlund
Executive Vice President
The Northern Trust Company

Bruce A. Williamson
Retired

Rod Zimmerman
Senior Vice President/Marketing Manager
CBS Radio


CHICAGO ASSOCIATE COUNCIL

CO-CHAIRS

Heather Doxey
Manager Investments,
Derivatives & Pension Accounting
AON Service Corporation

Molly Clarke Michalak
Strategic Resource & Communications Manager
HUB International Midwest Limited


ADVISORY COUNCILS

Dr. Eric Barnes
Kroc Center Advisory Council Chair

Judith Beison
Chicago Temple Corps
Advisory Council Chair

Anthony Bianchi
Des Plaines Northwest Suburban
Advisory Council Chair

Terry Brazier
Harbor Light Advisory Council Chair

Paul A. Guagenti
Oakbrook Corps Advisory Council Chair

 

Dr. Suk Hun Lee
Pathway Forward Advisory Council Chair

Robert Maganuco
Emergency Disaster Services
Advisory Council Chair

Steven G. Novick
Family and Community Services
Advisory Council Chair

Milos Sekulic
Norridge Corps Advisory Council Chair

Kevin Marston
Institutions Representative
Adult Rehabilitation Center Central Chair


EX-OFFICIO MEMBERS

LIFE MEMBERS

Robert Beilfuss
Attorney at Law

Commissioner Jose A. Santiago
Chicago Fire Department

Superintendent Garry McCarthy
Chicago Police Department

Clifford C. Hagedorn

Theodore E. Desch

H. Dudley Murphy

Arthur Murray