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The Council on Chicago Booth advises Booth's leadership in their efforts to maintain faculty excellence and develop the highest quality management education programs in the world. We gratefully acknowledge the extraordinary contributions of Chicago Booth Council members.

2016 - 17 Council Members

Co-Chair

Roxanne M. Martino
MBA '88
Managing Partner
OceanM19
Hinsdale, Illinois

Co-Chair

Immanuel Thangaraj
AB '92, MBA '93
Managing Director
Essex Woodlands
Palo Alto, California

Members

Nicholas W. Alexos
MBA '88
Managing Director
Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC 
Chicago, Illinois

Andrew M. Alper†*
AB '80, MBA '81
Chairman
Alper Investments 
New York, New York

John P. Amboian Jr.
AB '83, MBA '84
Chairman
Nuveen Investments, Inc.
Chicago, Illinois

Calvin H. Baker
MBA '69
Managing Director and Head of Strategic Relationships
Brown Capital Management
Baltimore, Maryland

Angela Blatteis
MBA '86 
Owner and Founder
Soupure
Los Angeles, California

Norman R. Bobins*
MBA '67
Chairman
The PrivateBank and Trust Company
Chicago, Illinois

Dennis S. Bookshester*
Private Investor
Chicago, Illinois and Miami, Florida

David G. Booth†*
MBA '71
Chairman, Co-CEO, and Founder
Dimensional Fund Advisors
Austin, Texas

Barbara L. Bowles
MBA '71
President
Landers-Bowles Family Foundation
Chicago, Illinois

Peter C. Browning*
MBA '76
Founder and Managing Director
Peter Browning Partners
Charlotte, North Carolina

Philip Alan Canfield
MBA '96
Managing Director
GTCR LLC
Chicago, Illinois

Charles H. Cannon
MBA '82
Retired Chairman, President, and CEO
JBT Corporation
Longboat Key, Florida

Jaime Chico-Pardo ◊
MBA '74
President and CEO
ENESA
Mexico City, Mexico

Dennis H. Chookaszian*
MBA '68
Retired Chairman and CEO
CNA Insurance Companies
Wilmette, Illinois

Kenneth J. Coates*
MBA '64
Santa Barbara, California

Stephen J. Czech
MBA '98
Managing Partner & Chief Investment Officer
Czech Asset Management, LP
Greenwich, Connecticut

Robert C. Davidson Jr.*
MBA '69
Retired Chairman & CEO
Surface Protection Industries, Inc.
Pasadena, California

Chris P. Dialynas
MBA '80
Managing Director & Portfolio Manager
Pacific Investment Management Co.
Newport Beach, California 

Gregory T. Durant
MBA '88
Vice Chairman and Deputy CEO
Deloitte
New York, New York

John A. Edwardson*†
MBA '72
Retired Chairman and CEO
CDW Corporation
Winnetka, Illinois

Richard Elden
MBA '66
Managing Partner
Lakeview Capital Management LLC
Chicago, Illinois

Merrick M. Elfman
MBA '83
Senior Managing Director
Sterling Partners
Chicago, Illinois

Lawrence I. Field*
Chairman
Field Holdings, Inc.
Northbrook, Illinois

David W. Fox*
MBA '58
Retired Chairman and CEO
Northern Trust Company
Chicago, Illinois

Joel F. Gemunder
MBA '62
Retired President & CEO
Omnicare, Inc.
Amelia Island, Florida

Melvin R. Goodes*
MBA '60
Retired Chairman & CEO
Warner-Lambert Company
Mendham, New Jersey

Mary Lou Gorno†
MBA ’76
Managing Director
Ingenuity International, LLC
Chicago, Illinois

Michael E. Herman*
MBA '64
Retired Global Partner
Herman Family Trading Company
Kansas City, Missouri

Deborah Ziegler Hilibrand
AB '78, MBA ’79
Trustee
The Hilibrand Foundation
Greenwich, Connecticut

James Hill Jr.*
MBA '67
Retired Managing Partner
Mitchell & Titus
Chicago, Illinois

Michele J. Hooper
MBA '75
President and CEO
The Director's Council
Wilmette, Illinois

Mark S. Hoplamazian
MBA '89
President & Chief Executive Officer
Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Chicago, Illinois

George Kadifa
MBA '89
Managing Director
Sumeru Equity Partners
Palo Alto, California

Edward L. Kaplan
MBA '71
President
Nalpak Inc.
Northbrook, Illinois

Dennis J. Keller†*
MBA '68
Co-Founder, Retired Chairman and CEO
DeVry Education Group
Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

Victor Khosla
MBA '83
Managing Partner
Strategic Value Partners, LLC
Greenwich, Connecticut

James M. Kilts †*
MBA '74
Founding Partner
Centerview Partners
Greenwich, Connecticut

Craig P. Kipp
MBA '83
Owner and Founder
Windchill Investments
Park City, Utah

David M. Kirchheimer
MBA '78
Principal and CFO
Oaktree Capital Management
Los Angeles, California

Cary A. Kochman
JD '90, MBA '90
Head of North American
Mergers & Acquisitions Group
Citigroup
Chicago, Illinois

Robert J. Lavidge* 
MBA '47 
President Emeritus
Elrick and Lavidge
Scottsdale, Arizona

Richard Leventhal
MBA ’70
Chairman and CEO
Fedway Associates Inc.
Basking Ridge, New Jersey

Jerry W. Levin*
MBA '68
CEO
JW Levin Management Partners LLC
New York, New York

James W. Lewis*
MBA '70
Owner
Thompson Brands
Miami Beach, Florida

Michelle Liem◊
MBA ’89
Managing Director
Nuri Holdings Pte Ltd.
Singapore

Michael D. Lockhart*
MBA '75
Retired Chairman, President & CEO
Armstrong World Industries, Inc.
Lancaster, Pennslyvania

Mark Loughridge
MBA '82
Retired Senior Vice President and CFO
IBM Corporation
Westport, Connecticut

Joseph Mansueto*
AB '78, MBA '80
Chairman & CEO
Morningstar, Inc.
Chicago, Illinois

Peter W. May†*
AB '64, MBA '65
President & Founding Partner
Trian Partners
New York, New York

Robert C. McCormack*
MBA '68
Advisory Partner
Trident Capital
Burr Ridge, Illinois

Mark G. McGrath*
MBA '69
Director Emeritus
McKinsey & Company, Inc.
Chicago, Illinois

John A. McQuown*
Partner and Director
Diversified Credit Investments, LLC
San Francisco, California

Leo Melamed*
Chairman & CEO
Melamed & Associates
Chicago, Illinois

Leon O. Moulder, Jr.
MBA, ’97 (XP-66)
CEO, Co-Founder and Director
TESARO, Inc.
Waltham, Massachusetts

Robert B. Nagel*
MBA '63
Retired Chairman and Partner
CEO Partners, Inc.
Winnetka, Illinois 

Joseph Neubauer†*
MBA '65
CEO
Next Egg Group
Philadelphia, Pennslyvania

James B. Nicholson*
MBA '67
Chairman
PVS Chemicals
Detroit, Michigan

Roger Orf
MBA, ’77, JD, ’79
Partner
Apollo Global Management, LLC
London, United Kingdom

Michael P. Polsky†*
MBA '87
President & CEO
Invenergy LLC
Chicago, Illinois

Paul E. Purcell*
MBA '71
Chairman
Robert W. Baird & Company, Inc.
Chicago, Illinois

Linnea Conrad Roberts
MBA '90
Roberts Foundation
New York, New York

Robert Rothman*
MBA '77
CEO
Black Diamond Group, Inc.
Tampa, Florida

William C. Rusnack*
MBA '70
Retired President & CEO
Premcor, Inc.
St. Louis, Missouri

Tandean Rustandy
MBA '07 (AXP-6)
Chief Executive Officer
PT Arwana Cirtramulia Tbk
Jakarta, Indonesia

Jorge A. Saieh◊
AM '97, MBA '98
Chairman of the Board
Banco Itau CorpBanca
Santiago, Chile

George U. Sauter
MBA '80
Retired Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
Malvern, Pennsylvania

Frits Seegers ◊
MBA '89
London, United Kingdom

Thomas W. Sidlik
MBA '73 
Board of Directors
Delphi Automotive PLC
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Martin Slark
CEO
Molex Inc.
Lisle, Illinois

Fred G. Steingraber*
MBA '64
Chairman Emeritus
A.T. Kearney
Kenilworth, Illinois

Joel M. Stern*
MBA '64
Chairman & CEO
Stern Value Management
New York, New York

Steve G. Stevanovich
MBA ’90
Founder, President and CEO
SGS Global Holdings
Chicago, Illinois

Philip W.K. Sweet Jr.*
MBA '57
Retired Chairman & CEO
Northern Trust Corporation
Palm Beach, Florida

Diane C. Swonk
MBA '89
CEO and Founder
DS Economics
Chicago, Illinois

Richard K. Sykes
MBA '90
Senior Partner
McKinsey & Company
Chicago, Illinois

Ronald E. Tarrson
MBA '72
Owner
Santa Fe Aero Services
Santa Fe, New Mexico

Peter Q. Thompson
MBA '00
Chief Commercial Officer
InnerWorkings, Inc.
Chicago, Illinois

Mary Ann Tolan†
MBA '92
Founder and Co-Managing Director
Chicago Pacific Founders
Chicago, Illinois

James L. Tyree
Retired Executive Vice President
Abbott Laboratories
Founder & Managing Partner
Tyree & D'Angelo Partners
Chicago, Illinois 

Roger M. Vasey*
MBA '70
Retired Executive Vice President
Merrill Lynch and Co., Inc.
Naples, Florida

Kenneth A. Viellieu
MBA '84
Managing Director
Moelis & Company
Chicago, Illinois

David J. Vitale*
MBA '76
Chicago, Illinois

Jack Wadsworth◊*
MBA '63
Advisory Director
Morgan Stanley Asia, Ltd.
San Francisco, California

Todd Evan Warnock
MBA '88
Retired Founding Partner
RoundTable Healthcare Partners
Winnetka, Illinois

Bryan White
MBA '89 
Founder
Sahsen Ventures, LLC
Seattle, Washington

Patricia A. Wier*
MBA '78
President
Patricia A. Wier Inc.
Chicago, Illinois

Ernest R. Wish*
MBA '71
Chicago, Illinois

Cindy L. Zollinger
MBA '79
Managing Director and Chair of the Board of Directors
Cornerstone Research
San Francisco, California

 

*Denotes Life Member, Chicago Booth Council
†Denotes Member, University of Chicago Board of Trustees
‡Denotes University of Chicago Life Trustee
◊Denotes Chicago Booth Global Advisory Board
EX denotes enrollment in University of Chicago degree program and class year