Kudos to MPC's leaders named to Crain's Who's Who 2015 - Metropolitan Planning Council

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Kudos to MPC's leaders named to Crain's Who's Who 2015


MPC President MarySue Barrett

MPC is fortunate to have a dedicated, talented and diverse core of volunteers whose expertise and advice inform our work every day. Whether they serve as members of our Board of Governors, participate on one of our Committees, and/or are an Executive Advisor, these individuals play a major role in achieving our mission.

Congratulations are in order for the many MPC volunteers selected by Crain's Chicago Business as the 2015 Who's Who in Chicago Business. Since 1989, Crain's has published this annual list, which in 2015 identified the 542 most influential players in 23 industries, from architecture to utilities.

MPC Board members Carol Ross Barney, Lester Crown, Quintin Primo and Jorge Ramirez

Kudos to the following volunteers who made the list:

Board members

Carol Ross Barney, Ross Barney Architects Inc.
MarySue Barrett, Metropolitan Planning Council
John A. Buck II, The John Buck Company
Lester Crown, Henry Crown & Company
Ann M. Drake, DSC Logistics, Inc.
Quintin E. Primo, Capri Capital Advisors LLC
Jorge Ramirez, Chicago Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO

Committee members

Michael A. Toolis, VOA Associates Inc.

Executive Advisors

Carol Bernick, Polished Nickel Capital Management
John L. Bucksbaum, Bucksbaum Retail Properties, LLC
Marsha Cruzan, U.S. Bank
Craig J. Duchossois, Duchossois Group, Inc.
Mitchell Feiger, MB Financial Bank, N.A.
Patricia Hemingway Hall, Health Care Service Corp.
David J. Neithercut, Equity Residential
Robert L. Parkinson Jr., Baxter International Inc.
Larry D. Richman, PrivateBancorp Inc.
Michael L. Scudder, First Midwest Bancorp Inc.
Robert A. Sullivan, Fifth Third Bank Chicago
Scott C. Swanson, PNC Financial Services Group Inc.
Frederick H. Waddell, Northern Trust Corp.
Edward J. Wehmer, Wintrust Financial Corp.

MPC Director Marisa Novara

MPC Development Director Scott Farley

In addition, we were thrilled to see MPC Director Marisa Novara called out as one of Leadership Greater Chicago’s Class of 2016, and MPC Development Director Scott Farley featured with his fellow 2015 Crain’s Leadership Academy graduates!

Congratulations all, and thank you for your great work!


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