Les Turner ALS Foundation

Board of Directors

The Les Turner ALS Foundation Board of Directors is comprised of leaders from the business and civic world. They volunteer their time, talents and leadership skills to provide strategic direction for the Foundation. Their dedicated involvement is crucial to helping the Foundation fulfill its mission of research, patient services, and education and awareness.

The Les Turner ALS Foundation is one of the nation’s largest, independent ALS organizations

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Kenneth A. Hoffman*  Board Chair
Sr. Vice President, Global Marketing & Innovation
Signode Industrial Group, Retired

Thomas F. Boleky* – Vice Chair 
Attorney, Beutel Hurst Boleky LLC

Robin Fern* –  Vice Chair

Joel A. Schechter* – Vice Chair
Attorney, Law Office of Joel A. Schechter

Janene Jonas* – Secretary
Director, Health & Benefits 
Aon Inpoint

Harvey Gaffen* – Treasurer/Chair Emeritus
CEO, Private Client Group
RSM McGladrey, Inc., Retired

*Denotes member of Executive Committee

Matthew Brown
Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

John M. Coleman, III, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine & Neurology, Northwestern Medical Group

Deborah Crockett
Vice President, Information Technology, Ariel Investments

Vicki Flahaven
Briefing Center Coordinator
NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc.

Bonny J. Gaffen

David T. Hoppe
President, Cors, Inc.

Daniel Libit

Joshua P. Newsome
Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Joan A. Parker
Consultant, Joan A. Parker Government Affairs, Retired

Mary Lou Pisone
Northwestern Mutual Financial Network –
McTigue Group, Retired

Sue Randall
Broker, Randall & Harris Home Team, Baird & Warner, Barrington

Meg Rooney
School Counselor
Chicago Public Schools – Kellogg School

Philip Schwarz
ABC7 Chicago

Alan Turner
ATG Marketing Group LLC

Care. Community. Cure.

We provide individualized care, local community support and hope through
scientific research.