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.
2016 Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet – Board Members
John Basile, Chairperson
Senior Associate, Colliers International
Bishop Joseph M. Siegel, Vice Chairperson
Auxiliary Bishop, Diocese of Joliet
David Pezza, Secretary
Attorney, Pircher, Nichols & Meeks
Michael Breier, Treasurer
Self Employed (Certified Public Accountant)
Rev. John Balluff
Pastor, St. Mary’s Church in West Chicago
Executive Director, Child Care Resource and Referral
Bishop R. Daniel Conlon
Bishop, Diocese of Joliet
Retired, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago
Vice President/Senior Relationship Banker, BMO Harris
Commercial Real Estate Broker, CBRE, Inc.
Insurance Representative, State Farm Insurance
Sister Linda K. Hatton
Provincial Superior, Servants of the Holy Heart of Mary
Supervisor Mediation Services, State of Illinois
Director of Risk Consulting, KPMG, LLP
Power Specialist, Keysight Technologies
Barbara Starke Tishuk
Attorney, Giamanco & Ooink
St. Patrick’s Catholic Church
Retired, Silver Cross Hospital