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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Registration: 8:15 am

Program: 9:00 - 11:30 am

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Union League Club of Chicago
65 West Jackson Blvd.—Main Lounge
Chicago, IL 60604

The Union League Club of Chicago maintains a ‘business casual’ dress code – i.e., no jeans, denim or athletic wear.”
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Tracy A. Schonberger
Center for Tax and Budget Accountability


Illinois Association of School Administrators

Illinois Association of School Boards

Illinois Association of School Business Officials

Illinois Education Association

Illinois Principals Association

University Professionals of Illinois, Local 4100

State Univesrities Annuitants Association

  • AFSCME Council 31
  • Attucks Asset Management
  • Illinois Federation of Teachers
  • Federation of Independent Illinois Colleges and Universities


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2017 CTBA Annual Fiscal Symposium 

The Politics of Revenue:
The Future of Education in Illinois

Please join the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability on Tuesday, October 10, 2017, as we honor Terry Mazany, President and CEO of The Chicago Community Trust, one of the nation’s leading community foundations with assets of more than $2.5 billion.  We honor Terry for his tireless commitment to education statewide, and his work to ensure every child receives a quality education.  



Terry Mazany, President & CEO
The Chicago Community Trust

Terry Mazany is President and CEO of The Chicago Community Trust, one of the nation’s leading community foundations that recently celebrated its 100th anniversary.  With assets of more than $2.5 billion the Trust partners with donors to distribute over $150 million annually.  Terry was selected as the sixth executive in the Trust’s hundred year history in 2004.  In 2011, Terry served as the interim chief executive officer of Chicago Public Schools.   

Terry is also Chairman of the National Assessment Governing Board, and Principal Investigator for the CAPriCORN CDRN, network member of PCORnet.  He was a member of the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

In recognition of the 100th anniversary of the first community foundation, Terry and his colleague, David Perry, co-edited Here for Good: Community Foundations and the Challenges of the 21st Century.

Prior to his work in philanthropy, Terry enjoyed careers in public education, archaeology, and dendrochronology, with degrees in anthropology, business, and education.  He has been awarded Honorary Doctorate degrees from DePaul University and Lewis University.



Moderator: Ralph M. Martire (bio) 
Executive Director, Center for Tax and Budget Accountability


Honorable William “Will” Davis (D-30)
Chair of Approp, Elementary & Secondary Education

 Dr. Michael A. Jacoby, Executive Director 
Illinois Association of School Business Officials


Honorable Kimberly A. Lightford (D-4)
,  Assistant Majority Leader

Honorable Robert W. Pritchard (R-70)
, Republican Spokesperson, Approp-Elementary & Secondary Education





Register Now! Or To Register By Mail: Download and complete the REGISTRATION FORM. Mail your check and registration form to CTBA, Attn: Tracy Schonberger, 70 E. Lake Street, Suite 1700, Chicago, IL 60601

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Deadline to register is Friday, October 6, 2017