Board of Directors 2020

The CLII Board of Directors is a dedicated group of Collaborative professionals who work hard to promote Collaborative practice in Illinois.

  • Nichole Waltz, JD – President
  • Brenda Bridges, CDFA – President-Elect
  • Bill Keffer, CDFA – Treasurer
  • Eva Kogut, JD – Secretary
  • Jennifer Fletchall, JD – Vice President-Attorney
  • Todd Johnson, CDFA – Vice President-Financial
  • Amy Schillinger, LMFT – Vice President-Mental Health
  • Laura Bare, CDFA – Loop Practice Group Board Representative
  • Rachel Hernandez, JD – West Suburbs Practice Group Board Representative
  • Jessica Malmquist, JD – Past President, NW Suburbs Practice Group Representative
  • Open – Lake County Practice Group Board Representative
  • Open – North Shore Practice Group Board Representative

2020 Board of Directors Meetingsall meetings begin at 2:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted

  • January 14 – Nichole Waltz’s Office, 12:00 p.m. (Rolling Meadows)
  • February 11 – Phone Meeting
  • March 10 – Bill Keffer’s Office (Oak Park)
  • April 17 – Phone Meeting
  • May 12 – Jessica Malmquist’s Office (Chicago)
  • June 11 – Phone Meeting
  • July 14 – Todd Johson’s Office (Oakbrook Terrace)
  • August 11 – Phone Meeting
  • September 8 – Eva Kogut’s Office (Chicago)
  • October 13 – Phone Meeting
  • November 9 – Location TBD

Founding Members

  • Brigitte Bell, JD
  • Anna Bush, JD
  • James Galvin, JD
  • Jerald Kessler, JD
  • Margaret Powers, LCSW