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Columbia College Chicago


William E. Wolf, Chair
Chester T. Kamin, Vice Chair
Hugh C. Williams, Vice Chair
Barry M. Sabloff, Treasurer
Sharon Dalenberg, Secretary


Andrew Alexander

CEO and Executive Producer

The Second City, Inc

Len Amato ’75, HDR ’15


HBO Films for Home Box Office

Robert J. Buford

President and CEO

Planned Property Management

Madeleine Moore Burrell

Founder and Retired President

Moore Creative

Jimmy Chamberlin


Blue J Strategies

Lester Coney

Executive Vice President

Mesirow Financial

Sharon Dalenberg

President and CEO

CTL Global Solutions

Luis de la Parra ’95

Senior Vice President, Partner Solutions 

Univision Communications Inc.

Terry Diamond


KDWC Venture Fund, LLC

Susan V. Downing P ’99


Jeremy Efroymson MFA ’98

Vice Chair

Efroymson Family Fund

John R. Gehron P ’95, P ’09


Devin A. Gross

CEO and Board Member

Emmi Solutions, LLC

John McClain Holmes


AAR Aviation Services

Chester T. Kamin

Retired Partner

Jenner & Block LLP

Kwang-Wu Kim, ex officio

President and CEO

Columbia College Chicago

Jay Leib ’95

CEO and Founder

NexLP, Inc.

Averill Leviton

Liaison, Consular Corps

Office of the Secretary of State

Frederick C. Lowinger

Retired Partner

Sidley Austin LLP

Arlen D. Rubin

Retired CFO

Live Marketing, Inc.

Barry M. Sabloff

Vice Chairman

Marquette National Corporation

Asha L.I. Spencer


Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott, LLP

Andreas Waldburg-Wolfegg

Portfolio Manager and International Analyst

Columbia Wanger Asset Management, LLC

Sona Wang

Managing Director

Ceres Venture Fund, L.P.

Allison Grant Williams

COO, Global Funds Services

Northern Trust Corporation

Hugh C. Williams

President and CEO

Continental Painting & Decorating, Inc

Robert A. Wislow


CBRE Chicago

Michael Wojcik '96, ex officio

President, Columbia Alumni Association and Network National Board

Senior Director of Development, Northeast Division, American Red Cross

William E. Wolf


KDWC Venture Fund, LLC


Lerone Bennett Jr.
Sydney Smith Gordon
Samuel E. Pfeffer
Victor Skrebneski HDR ’95
Helena Chapellín Wilson ’76


Bill Kurtis
Allen M. Turner HDR ’13