Thank you for your interest in the Chicago Chapter Committees.

The Private Directors Association welcomes Committee Chairs and Members to volunteer their time to support the efforts of our organization and each of our Chapters.

Our local Chapter Committees meet on a regular base to ensure the success of each Chapter. To better understand each of the Committees within the Chicago Chapter, please read the Committee definitions here.  

If you are interested in serving on a Committee for the Chicago Chapter, please contact the Chair of that Committee directly using the list below.

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
Chairperson Engagement Newell Bentley Morgan Stanley
Chairperson Gov & Nominating  Elaine Vorberg  
Co-Chairperson Programs Dana Cooper-Hayes  
Co-Chairperson Programs Mary Collins  
Co-Chairperson Sponsorship John Anderson Meridian Compensation Partners
Co-Chairperson Sponsorship Silvia Prickel United Airlines
Vice-Chair Sponsorship Nicki Norris  


Chicago Pillar Leadership

Co-Chairperson Early Stage Gail Ludewig  
Co-Chairperson Early Stage Nancy Fallon-Houle  
Co-Chairperson Board Outreach & Development Jerry Rixie Bank of America - Private Bank
Co-Chairperson Board Outreach & Development Mary Elworth VPoint Group
Chairperson Private Equity & Family Office Art Mertes Tucker Ellis LLP