Chicago Chapter Committees

Below are the Private Directors Association standing Committees and Chairs. All of the Committee Chairs and Members volunteer their time to support the organization. The Committees meet on a regular basis. As a Member of the Private Directors Association, you are welcome to serve on any Committee. To do so, please contact the Chair of the Committee as listed below. Interested in learning more about one or more of our committees, CLICK HERE to read the COMMITTEE DEFINITIONS!

Chicago Committee Leadership

Co-Chairperson Golf Mark Kilgore Sterling Kilgore
Co-Chairperson Golf Bruce Goldstein Amherst Partners
Co-Chairperson Membership Daniel McHugh The PNC Financial Services Group
Co-Chairperson Membership Rebecca Wing Rebecca Wing
Co-Chairperson Engagement Tom Horne The Full Picture, Inc.
Co-Chairperson Engagement Richard Landman Diamond Management Group, Ltd.
Co-Chairperson Nominating Matt Hartzman RedMane Technology LLC
Co-Chairperson Nominating  Maryann Waryjas  
Chairperson Program & Education Dana Cooper-Hayes Cooper Hayes LLC
Chairperson Social Events Amy Dordek Dolinsky Lucas James Talent Partners
Co-Chairperson Sponsorship John Anderson Meridian Compensation Partners
Co-Chairperson Sponsorship Silvia Prickel United Airlines


Chicago Pillar Leadership

Chairperson Early Stage Alan Mindlin  
Chairperson ESOP Steve Ryan Prairie Capital Advisors, Inc.
Co-Chairperson Middle Market Jerry Rixie Bank of America - Private Bank
Co-Chairperson Middle Market John Trakselis Chicago CEO Coaching
Chairperson Private Equity & Family Office Art Mertes Tucker Ellis LLP