Board of Directors

The Alliance Française de Chicago is dependent upon its Board of Directors as its governing body.

This group of individuals guides and oversees the strategic and fiscal direction of the organization, as well as investing their time, expertise and critical financial support. We are deeply grateful for their leadership.

Lisa Bailey, President of the Woman’s Board
Virginia Bobins
Myriam Bransfield
Solange P. Brown, Chair
Timothy Calkins
J. Rowan Carroll, Vice President*
Paul-Henri Chevalier, Vice President*
Monique Clarine
Mary Ellen Connellan,  Executive Director – ex-officio
David P. Earle, III
Jean-Pierre Ergas
Constance Frydenlund
Lili C. Gaubin
M. Hill Hammock, Treasurer*
John M. Holmes
David Horn, President*
Renée Johnson (Honorary)
R. Stanley Johnson
W. Paul Krauss, Vice-Chair*
Guillaume Lacroix, Consul Général de France à Chicago (Honorary)
Christine Laurens
Rachael Halstuk Mangoubi
Charles H. (Chip) Mottier
Janis W. Notz
Caroline Paranikas
Betsey N. Pinkert, Vice President*
Francine Saltoun, Vice President*
Cheryl Sandner
Richard W. Shepro, Counselor*
Carol E. Vance 
Etienne Veber
David Zaslavsky 

Armando Almendarez
David Hamilton
Arthur Miller
Clare Muñana
David Spadafora

*Executive Committee Member