SHALVA Board of Directors

Sara Block, JD
Adjunct professor, Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Amy Tuchler, MBA
Co-owner and controller Gifts for You Now
Carolyn Winick, JD
Attorney, Harris Winick Harris LLP
Co-Chair of Governance
Marilyn Eisenberg
Community Member
Co-Chair of Governance
Neil Hochstadt, PhD
Psychologist Careerminders, Professor Emeritus, University of Chicago
Chair of Development
Helene Paris
Community Member
Chair of Community Education
Naomi Ragins Senser, MD
Retired Pediatrician, Glenbrook Pediatrics
Chair of Marketing
Marc Rosenstock, MBA
Global Director of Global Market Research and Analytics, Kimberly Clark
Member at Large, Executive Committee
Bluma Broner
Managing Director, The PrivateBank
Member at Large, Executive Committee
Stacy Halpern, MBA
Community Member


Rachel Ablin, JD
President, Ablin Law, PC – Workplace Investigations
Miles N. Beermann, JD
Founding partner, Beermann Pritikin Mirabelli Swerdlove LLP
Diane Brazen Gordon, JD
Attorney and Owner, Law Office of Diane Brazen Gordon, LLC; Adjunct Faculty Member Harper College
Emmet Hirsch, MD
Vice Chair for Faculty and Practice Development Director, Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, NorthShore University Health System; Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Chicago Pritzker School Of Medicine
Dana Hunter
Community Member
Rebecca Berlin Melzer, JD
Partner, Hoffenberg and Block, LLC
Karen Nixon
Community Member


Stacy Overby, JD
Attorney, O’Halloran, Kosoff, Geitner & Cook, LLC
Erica Phillips
Associate Director, Social Enterprise Initiative at University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Rochie Porush
Community Member
Diane L. Rosenfeld, JD, LLM
Lecturer on Law and Director, Gender Violence Program Harvard Law School
Fayge Siegal
Community Member
Dianne Tesler
Community Member
Fred Weber, JD
Senior Vice President – Estate Settlement Services Practice Leader, The Northern Trust Company