About AFC

Associate Board

AIDS Foundation Chicago (AFC)’s Associate Board includes young professionals and emerging leaders who are passionate in the fight for HIV/AIDS services and prevention in the Chicagoland area. Members of the Associate Board act as ambassadors for AFC by taking part in fundraising, community service, and advocacy activities that create health equity and justice for people living with and vulnerable to HIV/AIDS and other related chronic conditions.

To learn more about our mission, member roles, leadership structure and membership process – please refer to the 2019 Charter and our Facebook Page.

Interested in joining? Fill out this interest form and a membership representative will contact you. For more information, please contact associateboard@aidschicago.org.


Siessourby Eileen Soma, Co-Chair Loyola University Chicago
David Neef, Interim Co-Chair, Epiq
Noreen Andersen, Secretary, Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP
Meghan Monaghan, Membership Chair, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Alejandro Segura, Membership Chair, J.P. Morgan Chase
Adam Bruns-Trukhin, Public Relations/Social Media Chair, AMCOR
Hannah Kopach, Partners by Design 

Patricia V Braboy, University of Chicago
Camille Bundy, Secretary, UIC School of Public Health
Charlie Dao, Astellas Pharma, US
Kandis Draw, Daisie Foundation
Matthew Estacio, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Mara Goldman
Mahdi Hemingway, Exelon
Chris Jensen, City Colleges of Chicago
Ira Katzman, WagermanKatzman
Andrew Machado, University of Chicago Law School
James McManus, WP Global Partners
Tamesha Morris, Sinai Health Sytems
Brooke Morris-Chott, American Library Association
Rashad Reed, RUSH University Medical Center
Lauryn Scott, Discovery Partners Institute, University of Illinois System
Daniella A. Silva, Heartland Alliance International
Jacina Sims, Sinai Infectious Disease Center
Isaiah Stock, Bain & Company
Jessica Wu, Accenture
David Zhang, McKinsey & Company 

Membership Commitments

  • Regularly attend full Associate Board meetings every month (in person or by phone)
  • Participate in and actively raise funds for AFC events, including AIDS Run & Walk Chicago and World of Chocolate
  • Actively participate on at least one committee
  • Pay $75 in annual dues
  • Represent AFC in the community through volunteerism and outreach

2019 Year in Review