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Youth Guidance’s Becoming a Man (BAM) Advisory Council is composed of individuals who are committed to helping young men in Chicago’s schools. Each council member has a strong desire be actively involved in solving the issues these youth face. Each devotes time, talent and expertise to the current and future work of the program.

We’d like to extend a very special thank you to all BAM Advisory Council members for their tireless support!

Stuart A. Taylor II, Chairman and CEO, The Taylor Group, Advisory Council Co-Chair & Board Director

Scott Myers, Retired Executive Director World Sport Chicago, Advisory Council Co-Chair & Board Director

Mark Gerstein, Partner Latham & Watkins

John R. Raitt, Retired Partner of Harris Associates, LP, Co-Chair of Stewardship Committee

David Brint, CEO, Brinshore Development

Greg Cadichon, Owner, Rebound Fitness & Rehabilitation

Michael Cassel, Director of Global Corporate Citizenship, Boeing

Jadine Chou, Chief Safety & Security Officer, Chicago Public Schools

John DeCaro, Founding Principal, Elementum Advisors, LLC

Brent Gledhill, Global Head of Investment Banking, William Blair & Company LLC

Todd Goldberg, Vice President, Goldman Sachs

David Solow, Vice President, Goldman Sachs

Hugh D. Sullivan, Vice Chairman, Morgan Stanley

Don Cooke, Senior Vice President of Philanthropy, Robert R. McCormick Foundation

David Helms, Managing Director, Waller Helms Advisors

Richard Logan, Director, Reva & David Logan Foundation

Maggie O’Brien, Managing Director, BMO Private Bank

Honorable Toni Preckwinkle, Cook County Board President

Gigi Pritzker, President and Trustee, Pritzker Pucker Family Foundation

Honorable Kwame Raoul, State Senator

Arnaldo Rivera, Senior Policy Advisor, Afterschool Matters

Karen Van Ausdal, Director of Practice, CASEL

Kim Van Horn, Chief Administrative Officer, Paul M. Angell Family Foundation

Robert S. Vihon, Partner, Worsek & Vihon LLP

Julie R. Wilen, Executive Director, Pritzker Pucker Family Foundation

Alonzo Williams, Chief Program Officer, Chicago Park District

Elizabeth Yntema, Community Leader