2017 Chicago Illini of the Year Awards


Join the University of Illinois Alumni Association and Chicago Illini Club at the 2017 Chicago Illini of the Year Awards.

Cocktail Reception: 5:30 p.m. (Front Grill)
Formal Dinner: 6:30 p.m. (Cathedral Hall)

Distinguished Honorees:

Rebecca A. Snyders Darr, ’90 LAS
Chief Executive Officer, WINGS

Mary Kay Kretch Haben, ’77 BUS
Retired President, North America at Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company

Judge James F. Holderman Jr., ’68 ACES, JD ’71
Retired Chief Justice, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Please click here to learn about this year’s recipients.

Special guests include Trustee Jill Smart, President Timothy L. Killeen and Chancellor Robert J. Jones.