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, Director of Research & Finance, The Leadership Lyceum


Board of Directors

Deborah Ashen, Deborah S. Ashen, Ltd.

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

Paula Friedman

Larry Giddings, @ Properties

Kevin James

Craig Johnson

Thomas Kehoe, Kehoe Designs

Condon McGlothlen, Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Robert Neubert, Hilton Chicago

Mary Pounder, Comer Family Foundation

Nan Silva

Thomas Sondergeld, MHA, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.

Joseph Stokes, Ph.D.

Tony Tintinalli, BMO Harris

Kuliva N. Wilburn

* Executive Committee member