Our Board of Trustees represents a cross section of Chicago’s civic, corporate, professional, and philanthropic communities.

The board’s constant stewardship and fundraising support enables Erikson to maintain its reputation as a premier institution of higher education.

Board chair

Michelle L. Collins, Chair
President, Cambium, L.L.C.

Life trustees

Virginia Bobins
T. Berry Brazelton, M.D.
Richard P. Kiphart
John W. McNulty
James J. Roche
Bernice Weissbourd

Members of the board

Catherine M. Adduci
President of the Board, Village of River Forest

Eric Adelstein
Partner, Adelstein Liston

Barbara T. Bowman
Professor, Erikson Institute

JaCee M. Burnes
Consultant, Spencer Stuart

Ikram Goldman
President, ikram

Sabrina Gracias
Director of Investor Relations, Valor Equity Partners

Ashley Hemphill Netzky
Civic Leader

Toby Herr
Director, Project Match

John L. Hines, Jr.
Partner, Clark Hill PLC

Lewis S. Ingall
Executive Vice President, Heitman

Mitchell J. Lederer
Partner, Brand Capital, L.L.C.

Edward S. Loeb
Partner, Harris Associates

Shirley R. Madigan
Chair, Illinois Arts Council

Sarah Mangelsdorf
Dean, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, Northwestern University

Judith K. McCaskey
Civic Leader

Diane Goldstick Meagher
President, Diane Meagher Events, Inc.

Kate Neisser
Civic Leader

Kathy Richland Pick
Owner, Kathy Richland Photography

Clare M. Pinkert
Attorney at the U.S. District Court
Northern District of Illinois

Cari B. Sacks
Civic Leader

Joy Segal
Civic Leader

Richard S. Schuham
Executive Vice President, Studley, Inc.

Sara Crown Star
Civic Leader

Scott D. Steffens
Partner, Grant Thornton

Sandra Perez Sterling
Civic Leader

Eve M. Tyree
Civic Leader

Patricia R. Walsh
Civic Leader

Adrienne White-Faines
Executive Director, American Osteopathic Association

Susan J. Wislow
Civic Leader

Sheri B. Zuckerman
Civic Leader


For board inquiries, please call (312) 893-7114.