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Current members include:

Aaron Arth
Managing Director
Goldman Sachs & Company

Yasmin Bates
Executive Vice President, Retired
BMO Harris

Daniel Bayston
Managing Director
Cognient Group, LLC

Keith H. Berk
Attorney–at–Law
Horwood Marcus Berk

George Buchanan
Executive Vice President
Regions Financial Corporation

Thomas H. Cartwright
Executive Vice President Retail Banking Group
JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Darryl Cheeks
Managing Partner
Black Rhino Financial Group

James C. Cook
Partner, Retired
Ernst & Young LLP

Laurel Davis
Vice President Healthcare Sales Representative
PNC Healthcare

Hamish de Freitas
Partner
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Ron Domanico
Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
HD Supply, Inc.

G. Howard Ember
Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.

Mark G. Essig
Chief Executive Officer
FireKing Security Group

Susan Fish
Business and Financial Consultant

Michael Flannery
President
Duchossois Capital Management

Kurt Gabouer
Partner
KPMG LLP

Jeffrey A. Golman
Vice Chairman Head of Investment Banking
Mesirow Financial, Inc.

Brad Halverson
Chief Financial Officer & Group President
Caterpillar Inc.

Maisie Heiken
Senior Vice President – Wealth Management
Merrill Lynch

James Hill
Managing Partner, Chicago Office, Retired
Mitchell & Titus LLP

Timothy J. Hohulin
Partner, Midwest Assurance Quality Implementation Leader
Ernst & Young LLP

Michael Hora
Chief Executive Officer
MEH Enterprises

Thomas W. Hough
Chief Executive Officer
Carrollton Bank

Toni Knudson
Accounting Director
Cisco Systems, Inc.

Norma Lauder
Director MS Tax Program
University of Illinois

Christopher Lu
Chief Executive Officer
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Michael J. Lullo
Partner
Deloitte

Michael D. Lyman
Managing Partner
Accenture

Karen May
Executive Vice President, Global Human Resources
Mondelēz International

Lester McKeever
Managing Principal
Washington, Pittman & McKeever, LLC

Steven Miller
Principal
Origin Ventures

Kay C. Nalbach
Assistant Corporate Secretary, Retired
Hartmarx Corporation

Joseph P. Nolan
Managing Director
Beverly Capital LLC

Paul A. O'Connor
Managing Partner
Angkor Strategic Advisors, LLC

Mark A. Parkin
Partner, Retired
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Christopher J. Perry
Partner
CIVC Partners

Teresa Poggenpohl
Senior Managing Director Global Image
Accenture

Neal Price
Co–Founder, Principal
Strategic Wealth Partners LLC

Jean Regan
Chief Executive Officer
Tranzact Technologies

Mark G. Sander
President & Chief Operating Officer
First Midwest Bank

Steven Shebik
Executive Vice President, CFO
Allstate Insurance Company

Jill B. Smart
Chief Human Resources Officer
Accenture

Lee M. Smolen
Partner
DLA Piper LLP

Bruce Strohm
Executive Vice President/General Counsel
Equity Residential

Barry Sullivan
Managing Director
Semler Brossy Consulting Group

Cedric Thurman
U.S. Head Diversity & Inclusion
BMO Harris Bank

Stephen C. Van Arsdell
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Retired
Deloitte

Catherine A. Wallace
Chief Risk Officer
State Farm Insurance Companies

Russ Wieman
Partner and Chief Financial Officer
Grant Thornton LLP

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