Guild Board of Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago

Comprised of accomplished Chicago young professionals, the Guild Board supports Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago through funds raised at its annual summer Lawn Ball, as well as sponsored fundraising events throughout the year.


Lawn Ball

Lawn Ball, the Guild Board’s signature fundraiser, raises over $500,000 annually. Find out more about the 2023 Lawn Ball Summer Safari event this summer!

Media Highlights

Lawn Ball 

By: Dustin O'Regan

At The Lawn Ball 

By: Judy Carmack Bross

2024-2025 Guild Board


Chris Brannan

Vice President, Membership:

Lauren Peterson

Kristine Weck


Justin Marku

President Emeritus:

Thomas Jones

Vice President, Development:

Briana Fosnaugh

Vice President, Volunteers:

Read Lanctot


Monique Hypes

Lawn Ball 2025 Co-Chairs:

Board Members:
Matthew D. Anderson

Jancy Audet

Dan Barlow

Christine Brynaert

Isabel Carpenter

Thomas Cole

Caroline Collett

Nate Ernst

Lindsay Everest

Abby Gomez 

Noah Held

Merrill Hoyer

Kristin Isleib

Marley Kayden

Hillary Kribben

Kelly Lowell

Laura Malec

Aaron Martell

Chris Myers

Kristina Nicolas

Corinne Offutt

Megan Olson

Alli Otto

Mary Grace Proven 

Tanner Rice

Tom Salemy

Kira Schenk

William Schoenfeld
Meghan Shaffer

Raxit Shah

Liz Sherwood

Stephanie Samels

Sarah Simpson

Greg Sleight 

Jeannie Smith

Dave Weber

Emily Wildes

Carter Wojteczko

Sustaining Board Members:
Kimberly Burt

Molly Carroll

Stacey Cavanagh

Julie A. Christopher

John Cialone

Kate Fitzgerald

Tim Foufas

Anna Wells Gjerlow

Katie Heaton

Tara Hovey

Ziv Lalich

Jennifer Martay

Courtney McGovern

Jennifer S. McKinney

Susan Merlin

Molly O’Neil

Anne G. Rockey 

Tom Rowland

Melissa Seiler

Kimberly Smith

Kelly Spowage

Margie Block Stineman

Ted Thilman

Alicia Waters