Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees meets four times annually.

William U. Parfet ’70, Chairman
Daniel D. Dolan Jr. ’80, Vice-Chairman
Lorna S. Pfaelzer, Vice-Chairwoman
William A. Lowry ’84, Secretary

Charter Trustees
Marsha K. Anderson ’68 (2015)
New York, New York 

Earl J. Barnes II ’86 (2015)
Vice President and General Counsel, Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Judith H. Bishop ’88 (2016)
President, Heisley Family Foundation

Charles M. Brennan III (2016)
Chairman and CEO (Retired), MYR Group

William G. Brown (2014)
Hobe Sound, Florida

John D. Carruthers ’78 (2017)
Senior Business Analyst (Retired), U.S. Bank

David A. Castagnetti ’84 (2014)
Partner, Mehlman Vogel Castagnetti                    

James R. Donnelley (2015)
Partner; Ampersand, Reset and South Eastern Limited Partnership

Doni Fordyce-Urfirer ’81 (2017)
Partner, Stone Key Capital, LLC

David F. Gorter ’80 (2017)
President; SSU Corporation, DK Organics

Mark W. Helderman (2015)
Managing Director, Sasco Capital Inc.

James M. Hunter ’71 (2016)
Williamstown, Massachusetts

Charles J.B. Mitchell Jr. ’64 (2016)
Chairman, HR Simplified
Partner, Blizzard Advisors, LLC

James W. Moeller ’80 (2014)
Of Counsel, Stuntz, Davis and Staffier P.C. 

Mark A. Nagle (2015)
President, Czarnowski Display Service Inc.

Craig Omtvedt (2017)
Lake Forest, Illinois

William U. Parfet ’70 (2015)
Chairman and CEO, MPI Research

Joanne M. Storkan (2014)
Film Producer

Stephen C. Strelsin (2017)
CEO, Axiom Consulting Partners 

Claudia Wyatt-Johnson ’69 (2015)
Partner and Co-Founder, Partners in Performance Inc. 

National Trustees
Liam Connell (2016)
Lake Forest, Illinois

Katherine Dietze (2018)
Corporate Director-Matthews International Corporation, Cowen & Company, Liberty Property Trust

Daniel D. Dolan Jr. ’80 (2016)
Owner/Managing Member, Dolan, McEniry Capital Management, LLC

Susan Garrett ’94 (2016)
Lake Forest, Illinois

John S. Lillard (2016)
Chairman (Retired), Wintrust Financial Corporation

William A. Lowry ’84 (2017)
President and Managing Shareholder, Nyhan, Bambrick, Kinzie & Lowry, P.C.

Charles W. Peabody ’77 (2014)
Partner, Portales Partners, L.L.C.

Lorna S. Pfaelzer (2016)
Lake Bluff, Illinois

Alexander D. Stuart (2016)
President, North Star Investments

Life Trustees
Clarissa H. Chandler
Lake Forest, Illinois

Maurice F. Dunne Jr.
Clearwater, Florida

Russell W. Fisher
Chairman, Biofit Engineered Products

James P. Gorter
Green Bay Management Company

Margaret S. Hart
Lake Forest, Illinois

Samuel J. Henry
Lake Forest, Illinois

Paula P. Lillard
Lake Forest, Illinois

David B. Mathis ’60
Chairman & CEO (Retired), Kemper Group

Jean Whyte Mohr ’52 
Lake Forest, Illinois

Marian P. Pawlick
Lake Bluff, Illinois

Rhoda A. Pierce ’60
Highland Park, Illinois

Dr. Barbara O. Taylor 
Lake Forest, Illinois 

Florence F. Wheeler
Lake Forest, Illinois

Ex Officio Trustees
Victoria A. Hagan ’88
President, Lake Forest College Alumni Board

John N. Popoli
President, Lake Forest Graduate School of Management

Stephen D. Schutt
President, Lake Forest College

William U. Parfet ’70, Chairman
Daniel D. Dolan Jr.’80, Vice Chairman
Lorna S. Pfaelzer, Vice Chairwoman
William A. Lowry ’84, Secretary