The Ambassadors Board of Chicago Children’s Choir is a group of Chicago’s brightest young professionals working to raise the philanthropic profile and significant funds in support of the Chicago Children’s Choir mission to inspire and change lives through music.

The Ambassadors Board allows members to develop their skills to be the next generation of Chicago philanthropists and serve as advocates for cultural diversity and musical excellence.

Those interested in joining the Ambassadors Board should contact Madelaine Bruck, Individual Giving Manager, at



Matt Roan - Chair

Entrepreneur/DJ, Crossfader King

Erin Slitt - Vice Chair

Assistant General Council, Aon

At Large

Rich Alapack - Chair, Social & Community Engagement Committee

Co-founder, We All Live Here Project

Erin Broderick

Senior Associate Attorney, Baker & McKenzie LLP

Suzy Brown

Art Director, Monica + Andy; Owner, Simply by Suzy Photography

Allison Burman

Senior Account Executive, Kargo

Megan Elberts

Water Resources Engineer, Christopher B. Burke Engineering, Ltd.

Scott Fetters

Director, 2112

Laura Garland

Director, Lincoln Park Preschool & Kindergarten

Artis Lin

Senior Vice President, Golub Capital

Nada Litwin

Vice President & General Counsel, Kinzie Capital Partners

Andrew Magda

Associate Attorney, Perkins Coie LLP

Sean Mansfield

Vice President, Synchrony Financial

Jennifer McConnell

Vice President, Alix Partners

Yannek Nikodimos

Shelby Parnes

Associate, Vedder Price P.C.

Elle Ramel

Chief of Staff, City Digital

Ana Ramic

Fellow, Robert Bosch Foundation

Andrew Rayner

Analyst, Talent Services, Bellwether Education Partners

Nicole Reifman

Partner, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP

Neil Shah

Manager, Private Investments, & Real Assets, Northwestern University

Jack Siragusa

Associate Director, Cushman & Wakefield

Matt Unertl

Asset Manager, First Realty Company

Phillip Vasquez

Founder, Academic Achievement Solutions

Lauren Vissat - Chair, Events Committee

Business Development Manager, AgencyEA

Josef Weber

Financial Advisor, Schwartz LaPorta Siwek Group, Merrill Lynch