Chicago Chapter Leadership

The Leaders of the Private Directors Association® Chicago Chapter include the President(s) and Executive Committee.  You will find a separate listing for the Committee Chairs and Members. PDA Members volunteer their time to support the organization in a variety of capacities. The President(s), Executive Committee, and Committees meet on a regular basis.  Please contact the Chicago Chapter President if you wish to serve.

Chicago Executive Committee

President Daniela O'Leary Gill Daniela O'Leary Consulting LLC
Member At Large Don Delves Willis Towers Watson
Member At Large Bruce Goldstein Capstone Partners
Member At Large M. Jay Helibrunn The Distributor Board, Inc.
Member At Large Dennis Kessler Midwest Family Business Advisors
Member At Large Morris Saunders Levin Ginsburg
Early-Stage Alan Mindlin Alan J. Mindlin & Associates Inc.
Nominating/Governance Matt Hartzman RedMane Technology LLC
Nominating/Governance Maryann Waryjas Morrow Sodali; Girl Scouts of the USA; Better Government Association; Baumhart Center
Sponsorship John Anderson  Meridian Compensation Partners
Sponsorship Silvia Prickel Retired United Airlines Executive
Social Amy Dordek Dolinsky Lucas James Talent Partners
Program/Education Dana Cooper-Hayes Cooper Hayes LLC
Middle Market Jerry Rixie
Bank of America- Private Bank
Middle Market John Trakselis  Chicago CEO Coaching
PE & Family Office Arthur Mertes  Tucker Ellis LLP
Membership and Engagement Daniel McHugh PNC Financial Services Group
Membership and Engagement Tom Horne  The Full Picture
Membership and Engagement Rebecca Wing LW Lands Inc.
ESOP Steve Ryan
 Prairie Capital Advisors, Inc.