Board of Advisors 2016-17
Board of Advisors 2016-17


Greg Cameron, Executive Director, Joffrey Ballet, alumnus UIC

Antonia Contro, Artist & Executive Director, Marwen Foundation, alumna UIC

Patrick Daly, Chairman and CEO, The Daly Group, alumnus UIC

Michael Delfini, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, The Shedd Aquarium, alumnus UIC

Terence Dowd, President, Terry Dowd, Inc., alumnus UIC

Tyrone Forman, Vice Provost for Diversity and Senior Advisor to the Chancellor at UIC

Geoffrey Goldberg, Owner, G. Goldberg + Associates, also teaches at UIC’s School of Architecture

Dedrea Gray, Fundraiser and activist for the arts, education and human rights

Dwayne Johnson-Cochran, Writer/Producer/Director, DJC Films Inc., Los Angeles, UIC alumnus

Lisa Kaplan, founding pianist of three-time Grammy-award winning eighth blackbird Ensemble

Hal Kugeler, owner of Hal Kugeler Ltd., graphic and publication designer and consultant

John Leverence, ‎Senior Vice President for Awards, The Television Academy (Emmys), UIC alumnus

Natalie Moore, WBEZ South Side Reporter, award-winning journalist

John Ochoa, President & CEO, FGM Architects Inc., alumnus UIC Architecture

Janet Carl Smith, Arts advocate and advisor, former Deputy Commissioner of the Department of Cultural Affairs