Membership Committee

Membership Committee

The Membership Committee is responsible for the strategic recruitment and approval of new members in accordance with the goals of the organization as approved by the Board of Directors. The committee proactively identifies potential candidates, confirms nominees meet the organization’s membership criteria and recommends their approval to the Board. Additionally, the committee is charged with ensuring that the Forum’s member composition is diverse within all categories and industry sectors.

 

Membership Committee Chair

Amy Dordek Dolinsky
Co-Founder & Managing Director, Business Development
GrowthPlay
121 W. Wacker
Suite 1750
Chicago , IL 60601
Phone: 773.230.7157
e-mail: amydordek@gmail.com
Membership Committee Chair Elect

Collete English Dixon
Executive Director, Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate
Roosevelt University
425 S. Wabash
Suite 1210
Chicago , IL 60605
Phone: 312-341-3767
e-mail: cenglishdixon@roosevelt.edu
Membership Committee Member

Jennifer Alter Warden
COO, EVP Baird & Warner Real Estate
Baird & Warner Real Estate
120 South LaSalle Street
#2000
Chicago , IL 60603
Phone: 312.857.9555
e-mail: Jennifer.Warden@bairdwarner.com
Membership Committee Member

Laurel Bellows
Principal
The Bellows Law Group, P.C.
The Rookery Building
209 South LaSalle Street #800
Chicago , IL 60604
Phone: 312.332.3340
e-mail: Lbellows@bellowslaw.com
Membership Committee Member

Donna de St. Aubin
President
St. Aubin, Haggerty & Associates, Inc.
2700 Patriot Drive
#250
Glenview , IL 60026
Phone: 847-564-2840
e-mail: dstaubin@staubin.net
Membership Committee Member
Edith H. Falk
Principal
Falk Consulting LLC
2120 N Clifton Avenue
Chicago , IL 60614
Phone: 773-852-7835
e-mail: edithfalk15@gmail.com
Membership Committee Member

Carol Henriques
CEO and Managing Partner
HighBar Consulting
2952 N. Paulina St.
Chicago , IL 60657
Phone: 312-543-0300
e-mail: carol.henriques@highbarconsulting.com
Membership Committee Member

Kerry Patricia Jordan, CFA
270 N. Delaplaine Road
Riverside , IL 60546

e-mail: kerryjordan7@yahoo.com
Membership Committee Member

Susan L Kurland
Deputy Commissioner
Chicago Department of Aviation
30 N. LaSalle St, Suite 1750
Chicago , IL 60602
Phone: 312 744 4464
e-mail: slkurland@gmail.com
Membership Committee Member

Marilyn I Lissner
Executive Director
Cushman and Wakefield
9500 W. Bryn Mawr
Suite 600
Rosemont , IL 60618
Phone: 847.518.3223
e-mail: marilyn.lissner@cushwake.com
Membership Committee Member
Eva Maddox
Design Principal
Eva Maddox Design Strategies LLC
2130 North Lincoln Park West
Chicago , IL 60614
Phone: 312-339-2149
e-mail: evalmaddox@gmail.com
Membership Committee Member
Debra Moritz
Executive Managing Director
Cushman and Wakefield
77 West Wacker Drive
Chicago , IL 60601
Phone: 312.470.2307
e-mail: debra.moritz@cushwake.com
Membership Committee Member

Sharon F. Oberlander
Managing Director- Wealth Management
Merrill Lynch - Bank of America
225 W. Wacker Drive Suite 1400
Chicago , IL 60606
Phone: 312-696-7620
e-mail: s_oberlander@ml.com
Membership Committee Member

Jan Stern Reed
Independent Board Member
Stepan Co. (Board Member) and Angiodynamics, Inc. (Board Member)
2355 West Course Drive
Riverwoods , IL 60015
Phone: 224-804-4815
e-mail: jan.stern.reed@gmail.com
Membership Committee Member

Jo Ann M. Seagren
Senior Relationship Manager
CIBC Private Wealth Management
181 W. Madison St.
35th Floor
Chicago , IL 60602
Phone: 312.422.7256
e-mail: joann.seagren@cibc.com
Membership Committee Member

Michelle Smead
Managing Director
Mack International, LLC
1100 North Lake Shore Drive
Suite 28B
Chicago , IL 60611
Phone: 800-976-0017
e-mail: michellesmead23@gmail.com
Membership Committee Member
Gina Marie Staudacher, Mrs.
Partner
Howard & Howard Attorneys
200 S. Michigan Avenue, #1100
Chicago , IL 60604
Phone: 312.415.4444
e-mail: gms@h2law.com
Membership Committee Member

Judy P Thornber, JD MBA
president
Judy P Thornber Associates
5415 N Sheridan Road
Apt. 404
Chicago , IL 60640
Phone: 773-882-8040
e-mail: jpthornber@sbcglobal.net
Membership Committee Member
Holly A. Van Deursen
Non-Executive Director
Actuant, Bemis Co, Capstone Turbine, PGS
209 Forest Avenue
Oak Park , IL 60302
Phone: 630-400-3071
e-mail: hollymail@vandeursen.us
Membership Committee Member

Brooke Maryl Wiseman
National CEO
Blessings in a Backpack
125 S. Wacker Drive
Suite 300
Chicago , IL 60606
Phone: 630-292-8869
e-mail: brookewiseman@blessingsinabackpack.org