Board of Governors

The 27-member Board of Governors oversees the operations and management of ISBA, subject to policies set by the 203-member Assembly.

The below roster is for the 2019-2020 bar year and will be updated July 1.


Officers

  • President

    Dennis J. Orsey
    Dennis J. Orsey
    Dennis J Orsey PC
    Granite City
  • President Elect

    Anna P. Krolikowska
    Anna P. Krolikowska
    Anna P Krolikowska PC
    Northbrook
  • 2nd Vice President

    Rory T. Weiler
    Rory T. Weiler
    Weiler & Lengle PC
    St. Charles
  • 3rd Vice President

    Shawn S. Kasserman
    Shawn S. Kasserman
    Tomasik Kotin Kasserman LLC
    Chicago
  • Secretary

    Ava M. George Stewart
    Ava M. George Stewart
    Law Office of Ava George Stewart
    Chicago
  • Treasurer

    Tamika R. Walker
    Tamika R. Walker
    DeRango & Cain, LLC
    Rockford
  • Ex-Officio

    David B. Sosin
    David B. Sosin
    Sosin Arnold & Schoenbeck Ltd
    Orland Park

Board Members

  • Perry J. Browder
    Perry J. Browder
    Simmons Hanly Conroy
    Alton
  • J. Randall Cox
    J. Randall Cox
    Feldman Wasser Draper & Cox
    Springfield
  • Nora A. Devine
    Nora A. Devine
    Chicago
  • Nicholas Joseph Feda
    Nicholas Joseph Feda
    Kane County Public Defender's Office
    St. Charles
  • Kent A. Gaertner
    Kent A. Gaertner
    Kent A Gaertner PC
    Wheaton
  • Edward T. Graham, Jr.
    Edward T. Graham, Jr.
    Brown Hay & Stephens
    Springfield
  • Jennifer Anne Haase
    Jennifer Anne Haase
    Pirok & Haase
    Chicago
  • Amanda G. Highlander
    Amanda G. Highlander
    The Law Office of Jamie Mitchell, LLC
    Maryville
  • Julie A. Johnson
    Julie A. Johnson
    Aronberg Goldgehn Davis & Garmisa
    Chicago
  • Mark L. Karno
    Mark L. Karno
    Mark L Karno & Associates, L.L.C.
    Chicago
  • Stephen M. Komie
    Stephen M. Komie
    Komie and Associates
    Chicago
  • Heather A. McPherson
    Heather A. McPherson
    McPherson Law Offices
    Freeport
  • Pamela Sakowicz Menaker
    Pamela Sakowicz Menaker
    Clifford Law Offices
    Northfield
  • Mark C. Palmer
    Mark C. Palmer
    Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism
    Champaign
  • Daniel R. Saeedi
    Daniel R. Saeedi
    Taft Stettinius and Hollister LLP
    Chicago
  • Masah S. SamForay, Esq
    Masah S. SamForay, Esq
    The Foray Firm
    Homewood
  • J. David Sanders
    J. David Sanders
    Illinois Supreme Court
    Carbondale
  • Juan R. Thomas
    Juan R. Thomas
    Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer
    Aurora
  • Sarah E. Toney
    Sarah E. Toney
    The Toney Law Firm LLC
    Chicago
  • Hon. E. Kenneth Wright, Jr.
    Hon. E. Kenneth Wright, Jr.
    Chicago