Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management

Axelson Center Award Committees

Alford-Axelson Award for Nonprofit Managerial Excellence

Townsend Albright
Principal
Walloon Financial Advisers, LLC

Lori Baas
Chief Executive Officer
Christopher House

Juan Calixto
Vice President of External Relations
Chicago Community Loan Fund

Steven J. Casey
Associate Director, Grants Management
MacArthur Foundation

Lynne Cunningham
Lynne Cunningham and Associates

Shelley A.Davis
President
Forest Preserve Foundation

Joy Decker
Executive Director
Esperanza Community Services

Gianfranco Farruggia
Professor of Nonprofit Management, School of Business and Nonprofit Management
North Park University

Mary Karen Reynolds
Operations Manager, Axelson Center for Nonprofit Managment
North Park University

Milton Rodriguez
Vice President of Growth Strategy & Development
KIPP Chicago

Pier Rogers
Director, Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management
Professor of Nonprofit Management
North Park University

Norma L. Seledon
Senior Consulting Associate
Morten Group

Jim Stoynoff
President
Synthesis Solutions, LLC

Amy Wishnick
Principal
Wishnick and Associates, LLC

Excellent Emerging Organization Award

Julie Chelovich
Managing director, Vice President
Urban Initiatives

Braden Cleary
Manager, Arts Services
Arts & Business Council of Chicago

Mark Gavoor
Associate Professor of Operations Management
North Park University

Suzanne Griffith
Managing Principal
Vega Partners

Kim Jones
Manager, Investor Relations
Seaway

Adam Joyce
Assistant Director, Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management
North Park University

Mary Karen Reynolds
Operations Manager, Axelson Center for Nonprofit Managment
North Park University

Pier Rogers
Director, Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management
Professor of Nonprofit Management
North Park University

Sejal Shah-Myers
Managing Director
Springboard Foundation

Evette Simon
Chief Operating Officer
Kaleidoscope

Mike Simons
Founder and Executive Director
Intonation Music

Jill Taylor
Director of Philanthropy
American Academy of Pediatrics