The Board of Advisors provides perspectives to the leadership of The Morton Arboretum on strategic matters related to our mission and work. The Advisors, as civic and corporate leaders, also serve as ambassadors and advocates for the Arboretum in the community.
James Parsons, Chair
President, The Brinson Foundation
Vice President, Business Development, Morningstar Workplace Solutions
George Berry IV
President, TC Industries
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, Carcus Group Inc.
Retired Vice President, Global Policy and Communications, Nalco
Finacial Advisor, Registered Principal, Raymond James Financial Services, Inc.
Principal, Exron Capital, Inc.
Landscape Architect, Openlands
President, Storage & Fuels, Southern Company Gas
Chief Executive Officer, Morton Salt, Inc.
Vice President and Midwest Division Manager, Bartlett Tree Experts
Executive Vice President, Principal
Captive Resources, LLC
Manager, Tariffs and Regulatory, US Pipelines & Logistics, BP
Director, Asset Management, Abbot Downing
Retired President, Mid America Bank
Partner, Industrial and Consumer Products Practice, RSM US, LLP
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Heidrick & Struggles
James B. Smith
Director, MLWM Market Executive, Merrill Lynch, Bank of America Corporation
President, Exelon Foundation
Director of Corporate Relations, Exelon Corporation
Nancy Hamill Winter
President, Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital
*Also serves on Board of Trustees