Dean’s Business Council


Daniel Bayston
Managing Director
Cognient Group, LLC
Alan Lev
President & CEO
Belgravia Group Ltd.
Keith H. Berk
Horwood Marcus Berk
Todd Lillibridge
President & CEO,Lillibridge Healthcare Services,Inc
EVP, Medical Property,Operations, Ventas,Inc
Robert T. Brown
CEO North America & Managing Director
Lincoln International, LLC
Christopher Lu
Chief Executive Officer, Retired
Deloitte & Touche LLP
George Buchanan
Executive Vice President
Regions Financial Corporation
Michael J. Lullo
Clinical Assistant Professor of Accountancy
Gies College of Business
Thomas H. Cartwright
EVP, Retail Banking Group, Retired
JPMorgan Chase & Co
Michael D. Lyman
Managing Partner
Darryl Cheeks
Managing Partner
Black Rhino Financial Group
Amanda Massucci
Partner, Assurance Services
Ernst & Young LLP
James C. Cook
Partner, Retired
Ernst & Young LLP
Lester McKeever
Managing Principal
Washington, Pittman & McKeever, LLC
Laurel Davis
Vice President Healthcare Sales Rep, Retired
PNC Healthcare
Julie McNeil
McNeil and Associates, LLC
Hamish de Freitas
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Robin Miller
US Power & Utilities Tax Leader
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Marla Dickerson
Top News Editor
Thomson Reuters Corp.
Steven Miller
Origin Ventures
Ron Domanico
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Joseph P. Nolan
Managing Director
Beverly Capital LLC
Randy Dunlap
Tax Partner
Paul A. O’Connor
Managing Partner
Angkor Strategic Advisors, LLC
G. Howard Ember
Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.
Mark A. Parkin
Partner, Retired
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Mark G. Essig
Chief Executive Officer
FireKing Security Group
Kristie P. Paskvan
Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer; President – Retirement Plan Advisory
Mesirow Financial, Inc.
Susan Fish
Managing Director
JFO Group, LLC
Christopher J. Perry
CIVC Partners
Kurt Gabouer
Teresa Poggenpohl
Senior Managing Director Global Image
Jeffrey A. Golman
Vice Chairman Head of Investment Banking
Mesirow Financial, Inc.
Neal Price
Co-Founder, Principal
Strategic Wealth Partners LLC
Joseph Gutman
BDT & Company, LLC
Jean Regan
Chief Executive Officer
Tranzact Technologies
Maisie Heiken
Senior Vice President – Wealth Management
Merrill Lynch
Jane Romweber
Meridian Compensation Partners, LLC
James Hill
Managing Partner, Chicago Office, Retired
Mitchell & Titus LLP
Mark G. Sander
First Midwest Bank
Timothy J. Hohulin
Partner Midwest Assurance
Ernst & Young LLP
Julie Scott
President and Chief Executive Officer
CTS Impact, Inc
Lee Ann Hoover
Managing Director
Navigant Consulting Inc.
Steven E. Shebik
Executive Vice President, CFO
Allstate Insurance Company
Michael Hora
Chief Executive Officer
MEH Enterprises
Jill B. Smart
Chief Human Resources Officer, Retired
Thomas W. Hough
Chief Executive Officer
Carrollton Bank
Warren Stippich
Partner, Global Co-Leader, Business Risk Services
Grant Thornton, LLP
Stephen King
Founding Partner
Prairie Capital
Bruce Strohm
Chief Legal Officer
Equity International
Keith Kinsey
Chief Executive Officer
Portillos and Company
Cedric Thurman
Alexander Management Group
David Klock
Special Consultant to the Chairman of the Dallas
based Best Associates Merchant Bank
Stephen C. Van Arsdell
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Retired
Deloitte & Touche
Toni Knudson
Director Of Operational Policy
Catherine A. Wallace
Chief Risk Officer
State Farm Insurance Companies
Peter Labadie
Chief Executive Officer, Retired
Williams-Labadie, LLC
Russ Wieman
Partner and Chief Financial Officer, Retired
Grant Thornton LLP
Norma Lauder
Director MS Tax Program, Retired
University of Illinois
Derrick York
CFO, Customer & Dealer Relations
Caterpillar, Inc.


Jeffrey Brown
College of Business