About AFC

AFC Board

The Board of Directors at the AIDS Foundation of Chicago oversees the work and leadership of the organization. 

Board Chair

Anna Laubach*, McCormick Foundation

Past chair: J. Ben Stringfellow*

Vice Chair

Jeffrey Green*, Adler University


Terri Friel*


Ernie Rodriguez*, Gilead Sciences

Policy & Programs

Vice Chair
Anthony Bruck*, Eckhart Trading Company

Abbas Hyderi, MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine

Fund Development

Lori Kaufman*

Martin Cournane, Wilde Bar & Restaurant


Edward W. Diffin, III*, Freeborn & Peters, LLP

Center for Housing and Health

Nicole Kazee, Erie Family Health Center

Strategic Plan Task Force

Chad Thompson, Ascendant FX Capital, Vice President


Board of Directors

Deborah Ashen, Deborah S. Ashen, Ltd.

Gary B. Beringer, Dr. P. H., Beringer & Associates Litigation Support

Kimberly du Buclet, Director of Legislative and Community Affairs, Chicago Park District

Anne Feder, Managing Director, National Association of Realtors

Paula Friedman

Larry Giddings, @ Properties

Kevin James

Craig Johnson

Thomas Kehoe, Kehoe Designs

Brian Lighty

Condon McGlothlen, Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Robert Neubert, Hilton Chicago

DeJuran Richardson, Ph.D., Lake Forest College

Nan Silva

Joseph Stokes, Ph.D.

Rev. Charles Straight, United Methodist Church

Sally J. Stresnak

Kuliva N. Wilburn


* Executive Committee member