Board of Directors
The Catholic Charities Board of Directors help further the mission of Catholic Charities through their time, interest and financial support.
Board members also act as ambassadors helping spread the news of the good works of Catholic Charities.
Board members serve up to three terms, each being three years.
2021 Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet – Board Members
David Pezza, Chairperson
Attorney, White & Case LLP
Dane Paulsen, Vice Chairperson
Director of Risk Consulting, KPMG, LLP
Alicia Tocwish, Secretary
Parish Administrator, St. Patrick’s Catholic Church
Annette Kilian, Treasurer
Certified Public Accountant, Retired
Rev. John Balluff
Vicar for Priest, Diocese of Joliet
Senior Vice President, NAI Hiffman
Technical Project Manager, Patrick Engineering
Vice President/Relationship Manager (Commercial Banking), West Suburban Bank
Guard, IL Department of Corrections (Joliet Treatment Center)
Retired, RSM LLP
Former Therapist, Private Practice
Principal, Joliet Public School District 86
Retired: Family Mediator, Circuit Court of Cook County
Partner, Chittenden, Murday & Novotny LLC
Bishop Richard E. Pates
Bishop, Diocese of Joliet
President, Bank Leumni — Chicago
Dr. Billie Terrell
Director/Clinical Consultant, B.P. Terrell and Associates
Senior Vice President, Commercial Lending, Wintrust Financial, N.A.