Honorary Co-Chairs

The Honorable Bruce Rauner & First Lady Diana Rauner

Convocation Dinner Co-Chairs

David Casper, President and CEO, BMO Harris Bank & Jane Casper

LEAD SUPPORT

BMO Harris Bank

GRAND BENEFACTORS

The Richard H. Driehaus Charitable Lead Trust

SUSTAINING

A Special Friend
Chicago Board of Exchange (CBOE)
Frank M. Clark & Dr. Vera A. Clark
ComEd
Henry Crown & Co.
Stephanie Pace Marshall, PhD
Welz Kaufmann
& the Ravinia Festival
Sidley Austin LLP
Harrison I. & Lois M. Steans

PATRON

The Hon. Peter & Dr. Judith Bensinger
Ron Gidwitz
Greenberg Traurig LLP
Lavin Family Foundation
Leo & Betty Melamed
Northern Trust
Peoples Gas
John W. & Jeanne M. Rowe
Courtney Shea
Harrison I. & Lois M. Steans

FRIEND

Mr. & Mrs. Norman Bobins, the Robert Thomas Bobins Foundation
Nancy Brinker Charitable Foundation
Arthur ‘Hy’ & Nancy Bunn
James Gidwitz
Dr. Roger & Cathy Herrin
Dr. Larry & Janet Jones
Bill & Julie Kellner
Gordon & Carole Segal
Don & Wanda Tracy

SPECIAL THANKS

Abraham Lincoln Association
BMO Harris Bank Staff – Rebecca Laskaris & Diane Whatton
David Blanchette
Check-In / Assistants:
Carol Brown, Heather Bowen, Arthur Carvajal, Christopher Kantas, Jacki Licciardi, Sarah Shaaban, Joyce Westphal
Chicago Bar Association
Chicago History Museum Staff
Holly Griff
Maureen Moulton
Paramount Catering Staff
Nora Gaughan, Devon Quinn (Chef), Miles Shafer (Chef)
Michael & Suzanne Poulos
Lynn Serena
WSIU Public Television Staff
Darryl Moses, Mark St. George, Jak Tichenor