Board of Directors
They enlist friends, family, and colleagues; chair committees; host meetings; provide fiduciary oversight; strategize; and generously provide support, guidance, time, talent, and treasure.
“I believe that all working women deserve economic security, and getting involved with Women Employed allows me to be part of the solution.”
– Lydia Bueschel
Executive Vice President, Creative & Strategic Development, Jasculca Terman
Kathleen M. Boege
Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary, Wintrust Financial Corporation
Partner, Valentine Austriaco & Bueschel, P.C.
Director of Finance and Administration, The McCormick Foundation
Site & Communications Manager, JPMorgan Chase
CEO, Women Employed
Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, GATX Corporation
Head of Creative, Senior Director, Lowe’s Home Improvement
Co-Chair, Advocacy Council
Program Manager, Population Health, American Hospital Association
National Managing Director – Head of Private Client Core Asset Strategies, Bernstein Global Wealth Management
Partner, Mayer Brown LLP
Vice Chancellor for Legislative & Community Affairs, City Colleges of Chicago
Chief Executive Officer, Mendelsohn Legal, Inc.
Vice President of Communications, Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law
Vice President, Wintrust Commercial Banking
Lisa J. Pattis
President, Next Chapter Holdings, LP
Director, Internal Communications, Grainger
Executive Producer, Brand Content & Commercial, Wayfarer Entertainment
Partner, Chicago, Bain & Company
Managing Director, Dispute Consulting, Duff & Phelps, LLC
Deborah L. Thorne
Bankruptcy Judge, United States Bankruptcy Court
Deputy General Counsel, JBT Corporation
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