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.


Jade Greear, Co-Chair, Heartland Alliance Health

Meghan Monaghan, Co-Chair, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Jessica Wu, Secretary, Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University

Patricia V Braboy, Membership Chair, University of Chicago

David Neef, Membership Chair, Epiq

Hannah Kopach, Public Relations/Social Media Chair, Trope Publishing Co.


Sam Anyanwu, AbbVie

Charlie Dao, Astellas Pharma, US

Kandis Draw, City of Chicago Homeless Shelter

Matthew Estacio, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Mara Goldman, Public Relations/Social Media Committee

Mahdi Hemingway, Exelon

Charlie Jungwirth, Test Positive Aware Network (TPAN)

Ira Katzman, WagermanKatzman

Andrew Machado, University of Chicago Law School

Tamesha Morris, Sinai Health Systems

Lauryn Scott, Public Relations/Social Media Committee, Discovery Partners Institute, University of Illinois System

Eric Skipworth, Paramount Lodging Advisors

Jacina Sims, Sinai Infectious Disease Center

Terrance Weeden, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago -The Potocsnak Family Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine

David Zhang, McKinsey & Company

Mason Zurovchak, W. Capra Consulting Group


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

2020 Year in Review

*FlipBook of Impact Report*