Board of Directors

    Chair

    • William D. Forsyth III '86 BUS, Urbana-Champaign

      • President and Founder, Frontier Partners, Inc.
      • Winnetka, IL
      • Board Committees: Audit, Executive (Chair), Finance (Chair), Nominating

    Immediate Past Chair

    • Steve Van Arsdell '72 BUS, MAS '73 BUS, Urbana-Champaign

      • Chairman and CEO, Deloitte & Touche LLP (Retired)
      • Naperville, IL
      • Board Committees: Executive

    Directors

    • Amy Linton Barklam '94 BUS, Urbana-Champaign

      • Director, Global Capital Markets Compliance, HSBC
      • Ockham, Surrey, England
    • Angela Boeker Eckert '94 ACES, Urbana-Champaign

      • Vice President, Retail Operations, Eckert’s Country Store and Garden Center
      • Belleville, IL
    • Michael Harring ’72 LAS, Urbana-Champaign

      • Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, North America, John Deere (Retired)
      • Moline, IL
      • Board Committees: Advocacy, Executive
    • Robert G. Kennedy '78 ENG, Urbana-Champaign

      • President and Co-CEO, C-SPAN
      • Great Falls, VA
      • Board Committees: Audit, Nominating
    • Julie Scott '85 BUS, Urbana-Champaign

      • President, CEO and Founder, CTS Holdings, Inc.
      • Chicago, IL

    Ex Officio Members

    • Thomas R. Bearrows '79 LAS, JD '82 LAW, Urbana-Champaign

      • University Counsel, University of Illinois
    • Jennifer Dillavou '82 EDU, Urbana-Champaign

      • President, University of Illinois Alumni Alliance
    • Kay Schwichtenberg MBA '84, BUS, Chicago

      • Chair, University of Illinois Foundation
    • Avijit Ghosh

      • CFO, University of Illinois
    • Robert J. Jones

      • Chancellor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    • Timothy L. Killeen

      • President, University of Illinois
    • Jill Smart '81 BUS, Urbana-Champaign

      • Board of Trustees Representative, University of Illinois