2019 Planning Committee

Chair

Suzanne S. Bettman
Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel, LSC Communications, Inc. 

Vice Chair

Victoria L. Donati
General Counsel, Corporate Secretary, and Senior Vice President, Crate & Barrel Holdings, Inc. 

Members

Christopher G. Athas
Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, Amsted Industries 

Colleen Batcheler
Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary, Legal and Government Affairs, Conagra Brands, Inc. 

Walter D. Bay
Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. 

Denise R. Cade
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, IDEX Corporation 

Jodi J. Caro
General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer, and Corporate Secretary, ULTA Beauty, Inc. 

Juliann Cecchi
Assistant Dean, External Partnerships, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law 

Kristin M. Coleman
Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Chief Compliance Officer, US Foods Holding Corp. 

Kathleen M. Cronin
Senior Managing Director, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary, CME Group 

Angelique A. David
Executive Managing Director, Chief Operating Officer, and General Counsel, B.C. Ziegler and Co. 

D. Cameron Findlay*
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, Archer Daniels Midland Company 

Nicholas L. Giampietro*
Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, and Corporate Secretary, Reyes Holdings, LLC 

Kara Harchuck
Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Hunt Companies, Inc. 

Carrie J. Hightman*
Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, NiSource Inc. 

John L. Howard*
Senior Vice President and General Counsel, W.W. Grainger, Inc. 

Cristen Kogl
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Zebra Technologies 

Elena Kraus
Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Walgreen Co. 

Rick J. Kulevich
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary, CDW Corporation 

Susan C. Levy
Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Northern Trust Corporation 

Thomas E. O'Neill*
Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Administrative Officer, and Corporate Secretary, TreeHouse Foods, Inc. 

Thomas S. O'Neill
Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Exelon Corporation 

Andrew Polovin
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Uptake Technologies, Inc. 

Diane E. Ratekin
Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Huron Consulting Group LLC 

Eric A. Reeves*
Managing Director and Chief Administrative Officer, Duchossois Capital Management 

Matthew J. Revord
Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Chief People Officer, and Secretary, Potbelly Corporation 

David S. Ruder
Professor of Law Emeritus, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law 

Robert N. Sacks*
Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, SP Plus Corporation 

Alan K. Tse
Global Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary Jones Lang LaSalle 

Chad E. Walker
Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, Morton Salt, Inc. 

Michelle M. Warner
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, USG Corporation 

Planning Director

George A. Miller
Professional and Continuing Legal Education, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

*Indicates Past Institute Chair