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.

Executive officers

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

Elenne Song, Vice Chair
Civic Leader

Edward S. Loeb, Treasurer
Partner, Port Capital, L.L.C

Eric Adelstein, Secretary
Partner, AL Media

Life trustees

Virginia Bobins
T. Berry Brazelton, M.D.
Bruce Huey
John W. McNulty
James J. Roche
Scott Steffens
Patty Walsh
Bernice Weissbourd
Susan Wislow
Sheri B. Zuckerman

Members of the board

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

Sheryl Bellick
Private Educational Consultant

Barbara T. Bowman
Professor, Erikson Institute

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

Ikram Goldman
President, ikram

Sabrina Gracias
Director of Investor Relations, Valor Equity Partners

Steve Gradman
Vice President and General Manager, Becker Professional Education

Toby Herr
Director, Project Match

Lewis S. Ingall
Senior Managing Director, Heitman

Neil T. Kawashima
Partner, McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Lori Laser
Mindfulness Expert

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

A. Kyle Mack, M.D.
M.D., Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Shirley R. Madigan
Chair, Illinois Arts Council

Sarah Mangelsdorf
Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Judith K. McCaskey
Civic Leader

Diane Goldstick Meagher
President, Diane Meagher Events, Inc.

Kate Neisser
Civic Leader

Ashley Hemphill Netzky
Civic Leader

Brian Parsonnet
Chief Technology Officer, Seeq

Kathy Richland Pick
Owner, Kathy Richland Photography

Clare M. Pinkert
General Counsel, The Schatz Companies

Cari B. Sacks
Civic Leader

Joy Segal
Civic Leader

Jenni Sorenson
Community Resource Director,
Lincoln Park Preschool & Kindergarten

Sara Crown Star
Henry Crown and Company

Sandra Perez Sterling
Civic Leader

Susan Stone
General Counsel, March, Guy Carpenter

Eve M. Tyree
Civic Leader

Dianne Wasieleski
Audit-Senior Manager, Grant Thornton

Adrienne White-Faines
Executive Director, American Osteopathic Association


For board inquiries, please call (312) 893-7101.