Mr. Joe Goldberg, Board Chair 

Vice President of Global Affairs, The J.E. Goldberg Group, LLC


Ms. Cathy Lieberman, Vice Chair 

Principal, CDL Business Consulting  


Mr. Corey Friedman, Board Treasurer  

Principal, CF Financial


Ms. Linda F. Cushman, Board Secretary  

Human Resources Professional


Peggy F. Parfenoff, President 




Ms. Karen Brown 

Principal, Bridge Arrow 


Mr. Steve Bynum  

Senior Producer, Chicago Public Radio


Mr. Brad Feller 

Senior Director, Stan Johnson Company 


Mr. Manny Flores 

Attorney at Law, Glass Mountain Capital, LLC 


Ms. Lisa Harwood

Commercial Real Estate Professional


Ms. Jennifer Koehler 

CEO Founder, Loyola University HealthCare Systems 


Ms. Donna Lindquist

President, Soleil Global Communications Group


Ms. Katie Merrell  

Senior Research Scientist, Actuarial Research Inc.


Mrs. Joan Miller  

CPA, Miller, Miller & Co 


Ms. Kristyna Driehaus Pellouchoud 

Founder, Chicago Czech Center


Mr. Robert Price 



Dr. Balaji Rajagopalan

Dean, College of Business, Northern Illinois University


Ms. Carol Rappel 

Retired, Motorola 


Ms. Virginia Russell

Retired, John Marshall Law School


Mr. Louis P. Vitullo

Retired, Wildman Harrold


Mr. Mark Wilson

National External Affairs, T. Mobile


Board Committees

  • Ad Hoc
  • Board Development
  • Community Relations
  • Executive
  • Finance
  • Homestay
  • Marketing & Fundraising
  • Public Relations

Interested in joining the WorldChicago Board of Directors? Contact Peggy Parfenoff at or call 312.254.1800 x101.