Dean’s Business Council


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


Jeffrey Brown
College of Business