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President's Council

The President’s Council provides opportunities for members to exercise civic and philanthropic leadership and to promote the Museum’s vision to inspire and motivate our children to achieve their full potential in the fields of science, technology, medicine and engineering.


Steven V. Hunter

Vice Chair

Lynn Watkins-Asiyanbi

President's Council

Susan Asiyanbi
Craig Bealmear
Peter G. Beemsterboer
Bill J. Bettman
Clarence Carson
Jimmy Cofsky
Michael Collins
Holly Copeland
Kenneth K. Dort
Susan Ellis
Julian Francis, Ph.D.
Matthew T. Frekko
Jessica Garascia
Winston Gu
Lonzyo Holcomb Jr.
Steven V. Hunter (Chair)
Joshua D. Jacobs
Jodi Johnson
Babajide Kolade, Ph.D.
Michael J. Lasinski
Paul E. Lazarre
John Mahoney, CRPC
Jon Myalls
Eric C. Nelson
Joel A. Osman
Michael A. Parks
Jason Pugh
Nathaniel Robinson
Charles Smith
Cedric D. Thurman
Dwight S. Tyndall, M.D., FAAOS
Matt VanderZee
Michelle M. Warner
Lynn Watkins-Asiyanbi (Vice Chair)
Mae C. Whiteside
Ernest C. Wong, FASLA, APA
Nannette V. Zander

For more information

Please email presidentscouncil@msichicago.org.