HFS Young Professionals Board

Young Professionals Board

The Young Professionals Board (YPB) represents a dynamic cohort of young professionals eager to lend their talents and energy to support and help make a difference in the HFS program. The YPB is comprised of highly engaged, motivated and enthusiastic young professionals representing a diverse range of professions and affiliations, including law, consulting, and financial services. Many YPB members are also mentors in the HFS program. This specialized board offers a platform for emerging leaders to actively engage in initiatives that promote the program’s growth and success.

YPB Board Members

Carolina Avila^

Power Plan Services

Cary Black

Crowe LLP

Ivette Cebrero^

Envoy Global

Erin Wrenn

Boston Consulting Group

Libby Costigan

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Sonja Filipovic

BMO Harris

Marissa Garcia

Kinzie Capital Partners

Caitlyn Haller

Greenberg Traurig LLP

Nathan Howze

Riley Safer Holmes & Cancila LLP

Keara Jennings

Balyasny Asset Management L.P.

Alex Maas


Meredith Mansinne

Cushman & Wakefield

Conner Murphy


Wendy Perez Shiakallis^

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Michael Praljak

Capital One

Aaron Robertson^

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Melissa Sereda

BatesCarey LLP

Matthew Smith

^HFS Alum

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