05 Jun Board Members 2
Terry Healy was a student at Loyola University in Chicago in 1972 when he landed his first job as a union construction laborer after joining Local 2. He received a bachelor’s degree major in accounting then began employment with Illinois Bell Telephone Company until 1983 when he became an auditor for LIUNA. Within two years he was promoted to Assistant Regional Manager of the former Chicago Region until 1993 when he became the Great Lakes Regional Manager. At LIUNA's 21st Convention in 1996, Terry was elected Vice President and has held this title ever since. He is a trustee for two labor-employer trusts and LIUNA’s Pension, Health & Safety and Training & Education Funds. He remains committed to labor-management cooperation, apprenticeship, training and education. He has served as an Illinois State AFL-CIO Vice President since 1994 and chaired the State of Illinois Procurement Policy Board from 2004-09.
Senator Robert Martwick
Robert Martwick Jr. is a member of the Illinois Senate and has served the 10th District in this capacity since 2019. He is currently the Chairman of the General Assembly Retirement System and also practices as an attorney at the firm of Finkel, Martwick & Colson, P.C.
Prior to his experience above, Senator Martwick served as a Representative for the 19th District. He began his legal career as an Assistant State's Attorney in the Cook County State's Attorney's Office. During his 5 years, he prosecuted various crimes including Delinquent Child Support, DUI and general misdemeanors, and spent 18 months as the lead prosecutor of the Domestic Violence Unit at the 2nd Municipal District courthouse.
Senator Martwick earned his Law Degree from The John Marshall Law School and his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Boston College.
Ms. Elizabeth Sanders has over 35 years of experience in the banking and investment management industry. Most recently, she spent 20 years as a Managing Director and Client Relationship Manager at UBS Asset Management, where she was responsible for client relationships with institutional investors, until her retirement in 2016. She previously served as Chief Investment Officer of the Iowa Public Employees' Retirement System for nearly five years. Ms. Sanders began her career in the institutional trust and asset management business at the Northern Trust Company and Harris Bank. She earned a Master of Business Administration in finance from DePaul University, a Bachelor of Science in psychology from St. Lawrence University, and the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) professional designation.
*Appointee’s term expires on June 1, 2023
Mr. Michael Tarnoff retired in 2015 as the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago (Federation), a position he held for 36 years. He continues to serve as a consultant to the Federation and many other 501(c)(3) charitable organizations. Mr. Tarnoff has served on the boards of Michael Reese Health Trust, Howard Area Community Center, Ness Healthcare and First Nonprofit Insurance Companies, as well as the FASB (Financial Accounting Standards Board) Nonprofit Advisory Committee. Mr. Tarnoff received his Master of Business Administration at Booth School at the University of Chicago.
*Appointee’s term expires on May 31, 2021
Ms. Jaye Williams is a seasoned financial executive and management consultant having spent more than 35 years in the public and private sectors managing and delivering large complex engagements and strategic initiatives. Ms. Williams provides a broad range of consulting, client management and product development strategies as a Managing Principal for EKI Digital where she blends her business acumen and strategic management experience. During the Obama administration, Ms. Williams served as Assistant Commissioner and Chief Financial Officer for US Customs and Border Protection, the largest operation in the US Department of Homeland Security. She received her Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University and a BS in Finance from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana. She has also studied at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government where she completed the Executive Education Program for Senior Managers in Government.
*Appointee’s term expires on July 14, 2022