The City Year Chicago Associate Board was formed for the purpose of supporting the mission of City Year Chicago through fundraising and public relations. The Associate Board is comprised of a highly energized and dedicated team of young professionals who contribute to the mission through volunteer work on at least one fundraising event. The City Year Chicago Associate Board includes the following dedicated group of young professionals. 

Associate Board Chair

Nikki Drake
Deloitte Consulting LLP

Associate Board Co-Chair

Rachel Gerds
BMO Harris

Associate Board Members 

Karun Ahuja
Ernst & Young

William Boeglin
Northern Trust

Josh Carlson

Joey Carr
Carr Realty Advisors

Michael Davis 

Jillian Granato

Erin Harris 
Northern Trust

Kelly Johnson
BMO Harris

Ari W. Krigel
Freeborn & Peters

Mark Kroeger
Northern Trust

Patrice Louis
Wintrust / FIRST Life Funding

Melissa Mancini 

Erica Miller
PepsiCo/Quaker Oats

Kelly Moen
Northern Trust

Victor Monroy 
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Kara Navin
Chicago Youth Centers

Elizabeth Pollock
PepsiCo/Quaker Oats

Jill Remenar
Guggenheim Partners

Timothy Richards
General Growth Partners

J'Tia Taylor 
Argonne National Laboratory

Thomas Van Grinsven
Chicago Jesuit Academy

Talia Weidberg

Angie Wells 
Motorola Mobility

Lauren Williams