TLP’s board of directors provides governance and oversight to the agency and helps to secure resources and increase awareness. The board has four standing committees: executive, finance, development, and programs. Beyond these committees, board members also lead various strategic initiatives identified each year.


Bruce Pedigo, President
Veratech Corp. (retired)

Gerald Pauling II, Chair
Partner, Seyfarth Shaw

Mary Lou Mulvihill Skalkos, President Elect
Partner, Mulbro Limited Partnership

Don Busé, Treasurer
Managing Director, BMO Mezzanine Fund

Jane McCart, Secretary
Senior VP, Northern Trust Global Investments


Stephen Braun
Partner, Hometown America

Levoi Brown
Managing Director, BMO Harris Bank

Alexander Calder
Senior Manager, PWC

Bruce Fox
Owner, Bruce Fox Design

David Ginsburg, MD
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (retired)

Cheryl Harris

Anthony Hernandez
HUB International 

Stephanie Hickman
Owner,Trice Construction Company

LaShana T. Jackson
Senior Director Human Resources,Aon Corporation

Richard A.Kuzmar
Financial Consultant

Thomas O’Reilly
Neuberger Berman

Isaac Stanley
Reports Consultant, MetLife, Americas

Dolores Thibodeaux
Owner, AllPoints Security