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 mmiley@aidschicago.org


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 

Mason Zurovchak, W. Capra Consulting Group 

Terra Campbell, Howard Brown Health 

Kevin Cernansky, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Public Relations/Social Media Committee  

Jessica Dangles, Certification Board of Infection Control and Epidemiology 

Kandis Draw, City of Chicago Homeless Shelter 

Kim Garvey 

Kalob J. Gossett, MHA, Midwest AIDS Training and Education Center, University of Illinois Chicago   

Kevin Hascher, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine 

Charlie Jungwirth, YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago 

Le’Mikas Lavender, Sinai Health Systems 

Neal Netzel, CIBC 

Ogo Oknkwor, Northwestern University 

Charlie Peterson, Project WISH - University of Illinois at Chicago 

Sergio Rodriguez, Deloitte Tax LLP 

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

Eric Skipworth, Paramount Lodging Advisors 

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


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

2021 Year in Review

Check out our AIDS Run & Walk Team!