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Board of Trustees

Elmhurst University is governed by the Board of Trustees.


Edward J. Momkus ’74, Chair
Member at Momkus, LLC
Lisle, Illinois

Hugh H. McLean, Vice Chair
Partner at Rock Island Capital, LLC
Oak Brook, Illinois

Sergio E. Acosta
Partner at Akerman LLP
Chicago, Illinois

Fatima Ali, M.D.
Ophthalmologist at Kovach Eye Institute
Elmhurst, Illinois

Leslie Banks ’01
Director, Human Resources, Chewy
Tinley Park, Illinois

William J. Bauer ’49
Judge of the United States Court of Appeals—7th Circuit
Chicago, Illinois

Julius W. (Wes) Becton III
Co-Founder and Principal at George Washington Street Partners
Elmhurst, Illinois

Brian Blaha
Growth Partner at Wipfli, LLP
Wheaton, Illinois

Mary Schaller Blaufuss
Vice President for Institutional Advancement, Eden Theological Seminary
St. Louis, Missouri

Susan Bowers ’74
Retired Government Senior Executive Health Systems Administrator at Southwest VA Health Care Network (Gilbert, Arizona)
Phoenix, Arizona

William Canady ’00
Business Leader
Pepper Pike, Ohio

Frank Cerrone ’95
Vice Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Pan American Bank & Trust
Melrose Park, Illinois

Sarah J. Clarin ’04
Vice President of Human Resources at SunSource
Addison, Illinois

Julie W. Curran
Retired Regional President at BMO Harris Bank (Chicago West)
Hinsdale, Illinois

Kent T. Dahlgren
General Manager at Seismic Solutions
Lisle, Illinois

Rosie P. Davis 71
Professor, University of Memphis
Memphis, TN

Cathy C. Doucette
Vice President, Sweeteners New Product Development at Tate & Lyle
Hoffman Estates, Illinois

Elizabeth Dudek ’73
Director of Health Care Affairs at Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Tallahassee, Florida

Maricela Guzman
Sales Director, ClearWayMed
Elmhurst, Illinois

L. Bernard Jakes ’97
Senior Pastor at West Point Baptist Church
Chicago, Illinois

Steven W. Jemison ’72
Retired Chief Legal Officer and Secretary at Procter & Gamble
Cincinnati, Ohio

Rajeev (Raj) Khanna, M.D.
Medical Director at CompCorePro
Bellwood, Illinois

Grant A. Kief 86
Sarasota, FL

Alfred N. Koplin
President of Alfred N. Koplin, Inc.
Hinsdale, Illinois

Michelle Lanter Smith
President of PrismHR
Chicago, Illinois

Barbara J. Lucks ’73
Attorney at Law, Barbara J. Lucks L.P.A.
Circleville, Ohio

JoAnn M. McGuinness ’15
Elmhurst, Illinois

David Moulthrop ’70
Retired Psychologist
Gulfport, Florida

William A. Nelson ’68
Professor, Departments of Psychiatry, Community and Family Medicine, and Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Hanover, New Hampshire

Judith A. Paice ’79
Director, Cancer Pain Program at Northwestern University: Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, Illinois

Paula Pforzheimer ’89
Business Leader
Los Altos, California

Virginia (Gina) Prochaska ’88
Household Executive and Personal Property Manager
Northfield, Illinois

Nathan R. Richey ’01
Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Bestige Holdings, LLC
Park City, Utah

Frank A. Ruffolo ’92
President, Coeo Solutions
Chicago, Illinois

Eva W. Tameling ’78
Partner/Attorney at Law at Tameling & Associates
Oak Brook, Illinois

Robert O. Ullman ’71
Retired Pastor
Sussex, Wisconsin

Troy VanAken, Member ex officio
President of Elmhurst University
Elmhurst, Illinois

Michael P. Wagner ’87
Partner and Director at LSV Asset Management
Chicago, Illinois

Kevin L. York
Self-Employed Entrepreneur
Elmhurst, Illinois

Trustees Emeriti

David R. Bertran
Retired Senior Vice President of Manufacturing and Logistics at Nalco Chemical
Westport Island, Maine

Larry A. Braskamp
Former Interim President of Elmhurst University (Elmhurst, Illinois)
Chicago, Illinois

Kenne Bristol
Retired Alliance Bancorp/Liberty Federal Bank President and CEO (Chicago, Illinois)
Lake Wylie, SC

William A. Castellano ’70
Small Business Consultant
Hinsdale, Illinois

Paul H. DeBruine ’55
Retired Chief, Department of Anesthesiology at Decatur Memorial Hospital (Decatur, Illinois)
Decatur, Illinois

Virginia (Ginny) J. Harmon
President of Unique Travel (Elmhurst, Illinois)
Lombard, Illinois

Joel G. Herter ’59
CPA Financial Advisor
Elmhurst, Illinois

Alice A. Jepson
Chairman of The Jepson Foundation
Savannah, Georgia

Thomas A. Kloet
Board Chairman at Nasdaq Stock Market, LLC; Board Member at Nasdaq, Inc.
New York, New York

J. Clifford (Bud) Lenahan Jr.
Retired Director, Community Affairs at McMaster-Carr Supply Company (Elmhurst, Illinois)
Glencoe, Illinois

Ronald L. Luken
Principal at RoLu Ventures LLC
Aurora, Illinois

Ralph E. Lundgren ’57
Retired Vice President of Education at Lilly Endowment, Inc. (Indianapolis, Indiana)
Carmel, Indiana

Loran F. Nordgren
Marketing Consultant
Westby, Wisconsin

Jean E. Sander 74
Veterinarian, Zoetis
Durham, NC

John W. Terrill Jr. ’67
Vice President at IRG Underwriters, LLC
Littleton, Colorado

James S. Yerbic
Kildeer, IL

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