The Board of Advisors provides perspectives to the leadership of The Morton Arboretum on strategic matters related to our mission and work. The Advisors, as civic and corporate leaders, also serve as ambassadors and advocates for the Arboretum in the community.
Jim Parsons, Chair
President, The Brinson Foundation
Managing Director, Devbridge Group
George Berry IV
President, TC Industries
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, Carcus Group Inc.
Retired Vice President, Global Policy and Communications, Nalco
Fernando S. Ereneta
CEO, Legacy Wealth Advisors
Principal, Exron Capital, Inc.
President, Storage & Fuels, Southern Company Gas
Chief Executive Officer, Morton Salt, Inc.
Retired Senior Vice President, The Northern Trust Co.
Vice President and Midwest Division Manager, Bartlett Tree Experts
Executive Vice President, Principal, Captive Resources, LLC
Manager, Tariffs and Regulatory, US Pipelines & Logistics, BP
Retired President, Mid America Bank
Partner, RSM US, LLP
Retired Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Heidrick & Struggles
James B. Smith
Director, MLWM Market Executive, Merrill Lynch, Bank of America Corporation
President, Exelon Foundation, Director of Corporate Relations, Exelon Corporation
Michael L. Vaccarella
Managing Director, Private Equity & Transaction Advisory Services, Wipfli LLP
Nancy Hamill Winter
Former President and CEO, Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital
*Also serves on Board of Trustees