School Directory

Board of Trustees

Officers

Paula Hudson Holderman, President
Leonard F. Amari, Past President
Nicholas C. Zagotta, 1st Vice President
Mary Ann Hynes, 2nd Vice President
Hon. Celia Louise Gamrath, 3rd Vice President
Kenneth C. Anderson, Treasurer
Nancy L. Shalowitz, Secretary (Ex Officio)
Floyd D. Perkins, Assistant Secretary


Members

Leonard F. Amari, Past President
BS Ed, Northern Illinois University
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Managing Partner, Amari & Locallo (Chicago)

Kenneth C. Anderson, Treasurer
BBA, Loyola University Chicago
CPA, State of Illinois

Christine M. Castellano, Trustee
BA, summa cum laude, University of Colorado
JD, cum laude, University of Michigan Law School
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary, Chief Compliance Officer;
Ingredion Incorporated (Westchester, Illinois)

Jon W. DeMoss, Trustee
BS, University of Illinois
JD, University of Illinois College of Law
President Emeritus, ISBA Mutual Insurance Co.
(Chicago)

James B. Durkin, Trustee
BS, Illinois State University
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Republican House Leader, Illinois General Assembly
Partner, Government & Municipal Affairs
Arnstein & Lehr LLP (Chicago)

J. Timothy Eaton, Trustee
BA, Miami University of Ohio
JD, cum laude, Southern Illinois University School of Law
LLM, Washington University School of Law
Partner, Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP (Chicago)

Hon. Timothy C. Evans, Trustee
BS, University of Illinois
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Chief Judge, Circuit Court of Cook County

Michael V. Favia, Trustee
BBA, Loyola University Chicago
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Principal, Michael V. Favia & Associates (Chicago)

Joseph M. Gagliardo, Trustee
BS, DePaul University
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Managing Partner, Laner Muchin Dombrow Becker Levin & Tominberg Ltd. (Chicago)

Hon. Celia Louise Gamrath, 3rd Vice President
BS, Indiana University
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Judge, Circuit Court of Cook County

Claireen M. Herting, Trustee
BS, University of Illinois
MBA, Northwestern University
JD, The John Marshall Law School
CPA, State of Illinois
President, Specialized Tax Consulting, Ltd.
(Park Ridge, Illinois)

Paula Hudson Holderman, President
BA, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Holderman Law (LaGrange, Illinois)

Mary Ann Hynes, 2nd Vice President
BA, Loyola University Chicago
MBA, Lake Forest Graduate School of Business
JD, The John Marshall Law School
LLM, The John Marshall Law School
Senior Counsel, Dentons (Chicago)

Nancy Lee Johnson, Trustee
BA, Radcliffe College
Former Member, United States House of Representatives
Senior Public Policy Advisor, Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC (Washington, DC)

George F. Mahoney III, Trustee
BA, Lewis University
JD, DePaul University College of Law
Partner, Mahoney, Silverman & Cross LLC (Joliet, Illinois)

Floyd D. Perkins, Assistant Secretary
BS, University of Illinois
JD, The John Marshall Law School
LLM, The John Marshall Law School
Partner, Nixon Peabody LLP (Chicago)

Jordan H. Peters, Trustee
AB, Brown University
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Partner, Freeborn & Peters LLP (Chicago)

Larry R. Rogers, Trustee
BA, St. Xavier College
JD, DePaul University College of Law
Partner, Power, Rogers & Smith, PC (Chicago)

Antonio M. Romanucci, Trustee
BA, University of Wisconsin-Madison
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Principal & Partner, Romanucci &, Blandin, LLC (Chicago)

Nicholas C. Zagotta, 1st Vice President
BBA, University of Notre Dame
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Partner, Roberts, McGivney & Zagotta LLC
(Chicago)

Roger Zamparo, Jr., Trustee
BS, Ohio University
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Principal, Zamparo Law Group, P.C.
(Hoffman Estates, Illinois)


Emeritus Board Members

Warren Lupel, Chair
BA, Roosevelt University
MA, Loyola University
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Of Counsel, Much Schelist (Chicago)

Hon. Joseph E. Birkett
BA, North Central College
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Justice, Illinois Appellate Court, 2nd District
(Wheaton, Illinois)

Hon. Stephen J. Culliton (ret.)
BBA, University of Notre Dame
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Chief Judge, 18th Judicial Circuit Court (Wheaton, Illinois)

Umberto S. Davi
BS, Western Illinois University
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Principal, Davi & Associates PC (Western Springs, Illinois)

Peter J. DiConza Jr.
BBA, Manhattan College
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Attorney (Manhasset & Brooklyn, New York)

Hon. Wilson Frost
BA, Fisk University
JD, IIT Chicago - Kent College of Law
Attorney, Frost & Greenblatt Chtd. (Chicago)

Leo Melamed
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Chairman Emeritus, CME Group, Inc.
Chairman & CEO, Melamed & Associates Inc.
(Chicago)

Giacomo (Jack) A. Pecoraro
BGS, Roosevelt University
JD, The John Marshall Law School
Attorney at Law (Springfield, Illinois)

Jorge Ramirez
BA, University of Texas at El Paso
JD, IIT Chicago - Kent College of Law
President, Chicago Federation of Labor (Chicago)

Thomas M. Tully
BSS, John Carroll University
LLB, DePaul University College of Law
Principal, Thomas M. Tully & Associates (Chicago)

Peter R. Wirtz
President, Bismark Enterprises, Inc. (Chicago)