Executive Committee Officers
Joseph A. Gregoire
State Chairman-Illinois Banking, PNC Bank
Ann M. Drake
CEO, DSC Logistics, Inc.
Jesse H. Ruiz
Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath, LLP
Vice Chairs Development
Paul C. Carlisle
Executive Vice President, Wintrust Financial Corporation
James P. Stirling
Senior Advisor, UBS
Principal, Davis & Hosfield Consulting LLC
Kathy Hopinkah Hannan
National Managing Partner, Corporate Responsibility & Diversity, KPMG LLP
John M. McDonough
Partner, Sidley Austin LLP
Chairman, Harris Holdings Inc.
Metropolitan Planning Council
Board of Governors Members
* denotes Executive Committee members
J. Tyler Anthony
Senior Vice President, Distribution Operations, ComEd
Rita R. Athas
President, World Business Chicago
Karen M. Atwood
President, Blue Cross BlueShield of Illinois
John W. Baird
Chairman, Baird & Warner, Inc.
Senior Vice President, BMO Harris Bank
Lawrence T. Borgard
President & Chief Operating Officer-Utilities, Integrys Energy Group
Dr. Byron Brazier
Pastor, Apostolic Church of God
Carole L. Brown
Managing Director, Barclays Capital
*Todd C. Brown
John A. Buck
Chairman & CEO, The John Buck Company
Christopher B. Burke, Ph.D.
President, Christopher B. Burke Engineering, Ltd.
Nora Moreno Cargie
Director, Global Corporate Citizenship, The Boeing Company
Principal, Machrie Enterprises LLC
Pedro J. Cevallos-Candau, Ph.D.
President & CEO, Transportation Infrastructure, Primera Engineers, Ltd.
Chairman, Henry Crown & Company
Jon B. DeVries
Director, Chicago School of Real Estate, Roosevelt University
Sidney R. Dillard
Partner/Investment Banking Division, Loop Capital Markets
Vice President for Civic Engagement, University of Chicago
*Robert V. Fitzsimmons
Partner, K&L Gates LLP
*James C. Franczek, Jr.
President, Franczek Radelet P.C.
John S. Gates, Jr.
Chairman & CEO, PortaeCo LLC
Principal, Goodman Williams Group
*Jacques N. Gordon, Ph.D.
Global Investment Strategist, LaSalle Investment Management
*M. Hill Hammock
Chairman, Chicago Deferred Exchange Company
President & CEO, McCormick Foundation
President, Urban Juncture, Inc.
Mary K. Ludgin
Managing Director, Investment Research, Heitman
Commercial Real Estate Regional Executive, Bank of America
*James E. Mann
*Lee M. Mitchell
Managing Partner, Thoma Bravo, Inc.
Paul E. Nowicki
Assistant Vice President, Government & Public Policy, BNSF Railway Company
Robert T. O'Brien
Vice Chairman, U.S. Real Estate Leader, Deloitte & Touche LLP
*J. Scot Pepper
Executive Vice President, Pepper Construction Company
Stephen M. Porras
President, Axia Development, Inc.
Quintin E. Primo, III
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Capri Capital Advisors LLC
President, Chicago Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO
*George A. Ranney, Jr.
President & CEO, Metropolis Strategies
Matthew R. Reilein
Senior Vice President & Head of the New Markets Tax Credit Group, JPMorgan Chase
Kevin C. Richardson
President, Heartland Solutions Group
Principal, JR Strategies
Executive Vice President, U.S. Equities Realty, LLC
Bruce W. Taylor
Chairman, Cole Taylor Bank
Michael A. Thomas
Vice President, Administration & Real Estate, The Allstate Corporation
Mary White Vasys
President, Vasys Consulting Ltd.
Senior Executive, Metropolis Strategies
Board Secretary Kathy Hopinkah Hannan and current Board Chair Joseph A. Gregoire at MPC's 2011 Annual Luncheon
Board member J. Tyler Anthony, Executive Committee member Todd C. Brown, and Vice Chair of Development James P. Stirling at MPC's 2012 Annual Luncheon.
Board Treasurer Lisa Snow and Executive Committee member Jacques Gordon at MPC's 2012 Annual Luncheon
MPC Board Vice Chair Jesse H. Ruiz at MPC's 2011 Annual Luncheon
Past Board Chair King Harris at MPC's 2010 Annual Luncheon
John Baird at MPC’s 2010 Annual Luncheon
Mary White Vasys at MPC’s 2010 Annual Luncheon