The DuSable Museum of African American History

Board of Trustees

DuSable Museum of African American History
2015 Board of Trustees


Clarence K. Bourne, Loop Capital Markets, Chairman
Maria Green, Illinois Tool Works (ITW), Vice Chair
Patricia Knazze, CPS (retired), Vice Chair
Charles Walls, ComEd, Treasurer
Lisa M. Pope, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Secretary
Robert E. Blackwell, Sr., President and CEO, DuSable Museum


Tunji Alausa, M.D., Kidney Care Center
Robert Arthur, Magellan Corporation
Byron T. Brazier, D.Min., Apostolic Church of God
William Burton, Professional Systems, Inc.
Janet Langhart Cohen, Langhart Communications
William Cohen, The Cohen Group
Theaster Gates, Jr., University of Chicago
Emil Jones, Jr., Strategic International Group
Lamarr K. Lark, WPM Partners LLC
Kimberly McCullough, Central Management Services (CMS)
Franz Mullings, International Steel Services
Mildred Olivier, M.D., Midwest Glaucoma Center
Timothy Rand, Midway Airport Concessionaires
Kenneth Robinson, Urban Partnership Bank
Leon Walker, DL3 Realty, L.P.
Kenneth Warren, Ph.D., University of Chicago
Joyce W. Washington, Washington Group
Sheila Wilson-Freelon, Turner A.M.E. Church Chairmen Emeritus
Don Jackson, Central City Productions, Inc.
Peggy Montes, Bronzeville Childrens Museum

Women’s Board

Deborah Jones-Buggs, President