Committees - Illinois Venture Capital Association
Committees and members

IVCA Governance

Advisory Board

Imran Ahmad, OCA Ventures
Tom Bremner, Adams Street Partners
Lauren Bugay, Duchossois Capital Management
Tony Danielak, Prairie Capital
Alex Fisher, Madison Dearborn Partners
Tamim Abdul Majid, OCA Ventures
Chris Trick, Pritzker Group Private Capital
Betsy Williamson, Frontenac Company

Board of Directors - effective January 1, 2020

Alex Abell - RCP Advisors
Phil Alphonse - The Vistria Group
John Banta - BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners
Ben Daverman - GTCR LLC
Jeff Diehl - Adams Street Partners, LLC
Ian Drury - OCA Ventures
Walter Florence - Frontenac
Constance Freedman - Moderne Ventures
Chip Grace - May River Capital
Krista Hatcher - Chicago Pacific Founders
Justin Ishbia - Shore Capital Partners
Steve Kaplan - University of Chicago Booth School of Business (Chicago Booth)
Mike Kocourek - Mid Oaks Investments
Jim Macdonald - First Analysis
Rocco Martino - LaSalle Capital
Mark McDonnell - ARCH Venture Partners
Alex Meyer - Origin Ventures
Lee Mitchell - Thoma Bravo, LLC
Bob Morgan - 50 South Capital Advisors, LLC
Matt Norton - Madison Dearborn Partners LLC
Tony Palcheck - Zebra Ventures
Troy Phillips - Beecken Petty O'Keefe & Company
Jeffrey Piper - Svoboda Capital Partners
Benedict Rocchio - Baird Capital
Saurabh Sharma - Jump Capital
Darren Snyder - Prairie Capital
Jennifer Steans - Financial Investments Corporation
Jim TenBroek - Growth Catalyst Partners
Rick Tuttle - Prospect Partners
Ira Weiss - Hyde Park Venture Partners
Dana Wright - MATH Venture Partners
John Yeager - H.I.G. Whitehorse
Ellen Carnhan - BOD Emeritus
Keith Crandell - BOD Emeritus
Jim Dugan - BOD Emeritus

Events Committee

       Joanna Arras, Baird Capital
Jeff Barry, Plymouth Growth Partners     
Michael Gray, Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg
       Kyle Griffith, Patriot Capital
       Jim Macdonald, First Analysis
       Dylan Marriott, William Blair
       Maura O'Hara, IVCA
       Brian Peiser, The Edgewater Funds
       Kathy Pyne, IVCA
       Saurabh Sharma, Jump Capital
       Ira Weiss, Hyde Park Venture Partners

Executive Committee

Walter Florence - Frontenac
Jim Macdonald - First Analysis
Rocco Martino - LaSalle Capital
Mark McDonnell - ARCH Venture Partners
Lee Mitchell - Thoma Bravo, LLC
Anthony Palcheck - Zebra Technology Ventures
Jeff Piper - Svoboda Capital Partners
Jennifer Steans - Financial Investments Corp
Jim TenBroek - Growth Catalyst Partners

HR Professionals Committee

Mary DaSilva, Madison Dearborn Partners
Caroline Flanagan, Adams Street Partners
Maura O'Hara, IVCA
Julie Schotanus, Aviva Investors Americas
Julie Stacey, Sterling Partners
Mark Sullivan, Linden Capital Partners
Olga Zorc, RoundTable Healthcare Partners

Legislative/IVCA PAC Board

Keith Crandell, ARCH Venture Partners
Bob Fealy, Limerick Investments, LLC
Walter Florence, Frontenac
Adam Koopersmith, Pritzker Group Venture Capital
Rocco Martino, LaSalle Capital
Bret Maxwell, MK Capital
Mark McDonnell, ARCH Venture Partners
Lee Mitchell, Thoma Bravo
Tony Palcheck, Zebra Ventures
Ryan Phillips, WP Global Partners
Troy Phillips, Beecken Petty O'Keefe & Company
Saurabh Sharma, Jump Capital
Dave Stricklin, Stricklin & Associates
Jim TenBroek, Growth Catalyst Partners
John Yeager, H.I.G. Whitehorse

Membership Committee

Bill Chapman, Baker Tilly
Jim Dugan, OCA Ventures
Ryan Harris, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Elizabeth Hart, The Northern Trust

Officers Committee

Walter Florence, Frontenac, IVCA-PAC Co Chairman
Rocco Martino, LaSalle Capital, IVCA Chairman
Lee M. Mitchell, Thoma Bravo, IVCA-PAC Vice Chairman
Tony Palcheck, Zebra Technology Ventures, IVCA-PAC Vice Chairman
Jeff Piper, Svoboda Capital Partners, IVCA Treasurer
Jennifer Steans, Financial Investment Corp, IVCA Vice Chairman
Jim TenBroek, Growth Catalyst Partners, IVCA-PAC Co Chairman
Maura O'Hara, Executive Director