Board of Directors


  • Jennifer Humke, Senior Program Officer of Digital Media and Learning – The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

Vice President

  • John Rugel, Senior Vice President – Allstate Insurance Company


  • Jonathan Theobald, Staff Accountant– U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission


  • Xavier Ramey, Chief Executive Officer – Justice Informed

Board members

  • Daniel O. Ash, Chief Marketing Officer – The Chicago Community Trust
  • Kevin Collins, Chicago General Manager, MKTG
  • Jordan LaSalle, Director of Education Operations – The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
  • Anthony Limjuco, Senior Director, Enterprise Marketing, Singularity University
  • Josh Malkin, Principal – On A Roll Trucking, Inc
  • Ross Posner, Senior Managing Director of Energy Real Asset Strategy – Ridgewood Private Equity Partners
  • Joe Shanahan, Founder and Owner – Metro Chicago, Smart Bar, Double Door, The Gingerman
  • Debbi Welch, Owner – Entertainment Plus
  • Sharon Calhoun Norman, Partner, Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP
  • Leah McGee, VP, Director of Strategic Partnerships, FCB Chicago