Friends of the Forest Preserves board members at our 2016 Crystal Leaf Awards Reception (photo by Lynn Renee Photography).
Friends of the Forest Preserves board members at our 2016 Crystal Leaf Awards Reception (photo by Lynn Renee Photography).

Meet the Board

Stephen J. SchlegelChair; Attorney, Stephen J. Schlegel Ltd.
Ed WoodburyVice-President; President, McCaffery Interests, Inc.
Matt HaasTreasurer; Director of Business Operations, Pegasus Partners Ltd. | Founder, Friends of Busse Woods
Margaret A. FrisbieSecretary; Executive Director, Friends of the Chicago River
Susan E. Brice–Environmental Attorney and Partner, Bryan Cave LLP
Kathleen Bruch–President, Atrium Landscape

Walter Burlack–Director of Partnerships, Renewable Manufacturing Gateway
José H. Colón–Senior Associate, Jameson Real Estate
Dr. Charles D. Dillon, M.D.–Assistant Professor of Medicine, Northwestern University | Attending Physician, Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Barbara C. Hill–Political Chair, Sierra Club Illinois Chapter
Dr. Akilah R. Martin, Ph.D.–Resident Faculty Member, DePaul University
Dr. Ronald M. Milnarik, D.D.S.–Clinical Assistant Professor of Endodontics, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry
Michael R. Mulcahy–Attorney, Vedder Price
David W. South–Senior Manager of Sustainability, West Monroe Partners
Dr. D. Vincent Thomas, Jr., Ph.D., M.T.S.–Professor, DePaul University | Operations/Maritime Law Enforcement Specialist, U.S. Coast Guard
Ted Wolff–Owner, Wolff Landscape Architecture

First Place: Bob Callebert, Kloempken Prairie near Des Plaines
2010 Photo Contest Winner First Place: Bob Callebert, Kloempken Prairie near Des Plaines