Board of Directors

Carl R. Yudell, Chair
Principal, Yudell & Associates, Ltd.

Steven M. Ryan, Vice Chair
Managing Director, City Capital Advisors

Bruce M. Becker, Secretary & Treasurer
Family Wealth Director, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC

Paul Botts, President
Executive Director, The Wetlands Initiative

Christopher B. Burke, Ph.D.
President, Christopher B. Burke Engineering, Ltd.

Edward K. Chandler
Manager, Longboat Ventures

George M. Covington
Attorney-at-Law

William F. Dooley
Retired, Former Owner, William Maxwell Company

Wendy Freyer
Member, Drane Freyer & Lapins Ltd.

Byron Goulding
Wealth Manager

Allen D. Grosboll
Senior Policy Advocate and Co-Legislative Director, Environmental Law and Policy Center

Becky Bair Hurley
Senior Land Use and Policy Planner/Community Engagement Associate, The Lakota Group

Christopher Kerns
Attorney, Kerns, Frost & Pearlman

Mark D. Maffei, Ph.D.
President, Androck Hardware Corporation

Charles T. Pick
Senior Vice President, National Realty Network

Albert E. Pyott
Co-Founder and Chairman Emeritus, The Wetlands Initiative

Caroline Repenning
President, Greencycle Inc.

Douglas F. Stotz, Ph.D.
Senior Conservation Ornithologist, The Field Museum

Richard P. Toft
Retired, Former CEO, Alleghany Asset Management, Inc.

Michael B. Zeddies, Jr.
Retired, Former President, Midland Marketing, Inc.

Directors Emeriti

Paul F. (Pete) Cruikshank, Jr.
Retired, Former Operations, Marketing, and Management Executive, Railroad Industry

Brent Manning
Retired, Former Executive Director, Forest Preserve District of DuPage County

Thomas I. Rodhouse
Retired, Former President and CEO, J.H. Roberts Industries

Richard T. Schroeder
Retired, Former President and CEO, Boulevard Bancorp

Clark L. Wagner
Retired, Former Corporate Secretary and Deputy General Counsel, Inland Steel Industries, Inc.